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Preview: Season 21 Episode 4 | 30s

From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case. The little-known story of the Mexican American lawyers who took Hernandez v. Texas to the Supreme Court, challenging Jim Crow-style discrimination.

Aired: 03/20/11

Rating: NR

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