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Muslim trial
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Walker, Bill
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated May 22, 1963 reads, "Malcolm X, in light color suit and shirt, wearing glasses, profile and full face, talks to defense lawyer, Earl Broady, right, in dark suit at recess of Muslim trial. Malcolm X is second in command of Muslim cult and has been a frequent spectator at trial." 14 Black Muslims were charged with felony assault and resisting officers with force during a riot in which one Muslim man was killed and six people were injured. In the end, the jury determined that 9 of the 14 men were guilty of the charges.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 5745
X, Malcolm,--1925-1965
Black Muslims
Trials--California--Los Angeles
Lawyers--United States
Men--California--Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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