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S30 Ep5: Roads to Memphis

On April 4, 1968, James Earl Ray shot and killed Dr. Martin Luther King. This is the fateful narrative of the killer and his prey, set against the seething, turbulent forces in American society.

Premiere Date: April 3, 2018 | Runtime: 00:53:08

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