TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Jan 7, 2015

Knoxville area civil rights leaders who were part of the 1960s movement to register black voters across the South will share their experiences Saturday after a special screening of the critically acclaimed new movie “Selma,” Knoxnews reports. The screening – set for 3 p.m. at Regal Cinemas’ Pinnacle Turkey Creek Theater – will kick off a yearlong series of events hosted by the city to mark the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.