Thursday, March 02, 2006

Lewis Pitts' Public Hearing Statement Transcript

Click here to read the transcript of Lewis Pitts' public hearing statement to the Commission at its second public hearings.

Lewis Pitts has been a public interest attorney since 1973 focusing on civil rights, environmental justice, children's rights and participatory democracy. He served as lead counsel for the plaintiffs in the 1985 federal civil trial from which the jury found eight defendants, including a Greensboro police lieutenant, a police detective, a police informant, and five Klan members and Nazis liable for the wrongful death of Dr. Michael Nathan.

Thanks to Chewie and Riley Driver for transcribing this statement.

posted by Jill Williams, exec. dir.

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