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FILE - Vice President Hubert Humphrey speaks to Mrs.Coretta  King Jr, before funeral services for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr in Atlanta on April 9, 1968. At left is Dr. King’s brother, the Rev. A. D. King, at center is Mrs. King’s younger daughter, Bernice, 5.  The civil rights leader was standing on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel when he was killed by a rifle bullet on April 4, 1968. James Earl Ray pleaded guilty to the killing and was sentenced to 99 years in prison. He died in prison in 1998. (AP Photo)

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