KSPS Documentaries

Spokane’s First African-American Lawyer

Clip: Special | 2m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

In a significant first, Carl Maxey was the first African-American to pass the bar exam in Eastern Washington, allowing him to challenge the status quo using the courts.

Aired: 02/18/16

Rating: NR

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