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Civil rights Empowerment Week highlights a better Birmingham

By J. Mason Davis, Sirote & Permutt attorney The City of Birmingham, along with many area businesses, churches and civic groups, has already held many events in conjunction with its 50-year commemoration of the Civil Rights Movement in Birmingham and … Continue reading

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The Journey for Justice Gala: Honoring the Heroes of the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement

By Robert Baugh, Sirote & Permutt attorney and President of the Birmingham Bar Association As the current President of the Birmingham Bar Association, it is an honor to serve during such an important time in our nation’s history. The Journey … Continue reading

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Celebrating 50 Years Forward

By Jack Neal,  Sirote & Permutt attorney Birmingham has embarked on a yearlong commemoration of the 50th anniversary of 1963 – a pivotal year in the Civil Rights era and in our city’s history.  The celebration – named 50 Years … Continue reading

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1963 to 2013: Telling the Story

By J. Mason Davis, Sirote & Permutt attorney They say those who don’t study history are doomed to repeat it. Thankfully, there are many organizations around Birmingham that are hosting events to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights … Continue reading

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