Dr. Martin Luther King’s #family
and personal friend/#attorney
William F. Pepper, won a civil trial that found #USgovernment
agencies guilty of assassination/wrongful death. The 1999 trial, King Family versus Jowers and Other Unknown Co-Conspirators, is the only trial ever conducted on the assassination of #DrKing
The King Center fully documents the case, with full #trial
The overwhelming #evidence
of US government complicity found valid by the jury includes: .
•US 111th #Military #Intelligence
Group were at Dr. King’s location during the assassination. .
Group had an 8-man #sniper
team at the assassination location on that day. .
•Usual #Memphis #Police
special body guards were advised they “weren’t needed” on the day of the assassination. .
•Regular and constant police protection for Dr. King was removed from protecting Dr. King an hour before the assassination. .
•Military Intelligence set-up #photographers
on the roof of a #fire
station with clear view to Dr. King’s balcony. .
•Dr. King’s room was changed from a secure 1st-floor room to an exposed balcony room. .
•Memphis police ordered the scene where multiple witnesses reported as the source of shooting cut down of their bushes that would have hid a sniper. .
•Along with sanitizing a crime scene, police abandoned investigative procedure to interview witnesses who lived by the scene of the shooting. .
Mr. Ray delivered was not matched to the bullet that killed Dr. King, and was not sighted to accurately shoot.
Also, the FBI acted to cause Dr. King’s #death
by suicide. The FBI illegally spied on Dr. King, used #data
in attempt to split #leadership
, and sent Dr. King a letter promising to expose alleged sexual misconduct. This was part of the FBI’s illegal #COINTELPRO