Topic - Dexter Scott King

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM
Related Stories
  • MLK daughter's lawyers want estate lawyer removed

    A lawyer for Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter on Friday argued that a lawyer for her father's estate should be disqualified from participating in a dispute over the ownership of King's Bible and Nobel Peace Prize.

  • Bernice King speaks during a news conference Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Atlanta.at Ebenezer Baptist Church where her father Martin Luther King Jr. preached.  King is in a legal battle with her brothers over her father's Bible and Nobel Peace Prize medal.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    Martin Luther King's children battling over estate

    Facing the latest in a string of legal battles with her brothers, the daughter of Martin Luther King Jr. is seeking to portray herself as the true heir to her father's legacy.

  • Bernice King speaks during a news conference at historic Ebenezer Baptist Church where her father Martin Luther King Jr. preached, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014, in Atlanta.  King is in a legal battle with her brothers over her father's Bible and Nobel Peace Prize medal.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    Martin Luther King's children battling over estate

    A generation after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s death, his children are fighting among themselves again, this time over two of their father's most cherished possessions: his 1964 Nobel Peace Prize medal and the Bible he carried.

  • MLK estate wants his daughter to give up his Nobel

    Martin Luther King Jr.'s children are locked in yet another legal battle, this time over the civil rights icon's Nobel Peace Prize and his personal Bible.

  • The Rev. Joseph Lowery, right, leads a group in prayer at the crypts of the Rev. Martin Luther Jr., and his wife Coretta Scott King, as the Rev. Raphael Warnock listens, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2009, in Atlanta.The group prayed that the King children would end their legal battle. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    King siblings settle lawsuit over estate

    After more than 14 hours of discussion, the heirs of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. reached a settlement late Monday that will keep the family of the slain civil rights leader from a public jury trial.

  • American Scene

    A judge on Monday set bail at $30 million for a Northern California man accused of kidnapping a girl and holding her captive for 18 years.

More Stories →

Quotations
  • "It was a tiring day, but I would say a very triumphant day," Dexter King said after the hearing. "This allows us to begin the healing process. I'm looking forward to the future. The most important thing is that we can advance the legacy of our parents."

    King siblings settle lawsuit over estate →

Happening Now