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Hall of Fame 2003

Darryl T. Owens

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Darryl T. Owens: First black assistant prosecutor of the Louisville Police Court, from 1965-1969. Juvenile court judge in 1980 and president of the Louisville NAACP from 1970 –1976. Involved in school busing protests, and equal rights in education. Elected the first African American commissioner in 1983; a position he kept for 20 years.

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Darryl T. Owens
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