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[JURIST] A committee led by Harvard Law School [official website] professor Charles Ogletree [faculty profile] filed a lawsuit Monday to recover damages for the victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Riot and their descendants. The Harvard Crimson has more.

The University of Tennessee College of Law [official website] announced Monday that its 2003 graduation speaker will be criminal defense attorney Johnnie Cochran.

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