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Civil Rights Leader Chambers’ Funeral On Thursday

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Funeral arrangements have been set for North Carolina civil rights giant Julius Chambers. The funeral will be held starting noon Thursday at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Charlotte. There will be […]

CBS Charlotte–08/06/2013

A nurse tends to a patient in the recently opened Birmingham Queen Elizabeth Hospital on February 7, 2011 in Birmingham

NC Civil Rights Leader Julius Chambers Dies

Julius Chambers, a Charlotte attorney whose practice was in the forefront of the civil rights movement in North Carolina, has died. He was 76.