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Mother Wants Answers After Son's Slavery Style Prison Photo Goes Viral

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Mother Wants Answers After Son's Slavery Style Prison Photo Goes Viral

Left: King is ready for a mug shot in Montgomery, Alabama, after his 1956 arrest while protesting the segregation of the city's buses.

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