Martin Luther King Jr. estate sues daughter over Nobel medal, Bible

Feb 05, 2014    

Atlanta: The estate of Martin Luther King Jr. has sued the late civil rights leader's daughter over possession of his 1964 Nobel Peace Prize medal and a Bible used by President Barack Obama during his second inauguration.In a suit filed in Georgia on Friday, the estate, chaired by King's elder son, Martin Luther King III, said Bernice King "has secreted and sequestered the property." The estate is seeking an emergency court order forcing her to return the items.Bernice King said her brothers, Martin and Dexter King, told her last month that they wanted to sell their father's medal an...

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