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Resource ID: #25055
Subject: Murders
Source: Star (Kansas City, Mo.)
Date: 07/11/2010; 07/29/2010; 07/30/2010; 11/31/2010; 11/01/2010



The story investigates Kansas City's longest running murder mystery -- the unsolved assassination of politician and civil rights leader Leon Jordan. The newspaper found that not only did the police lose the murder weapon, but they later recovered it in the trunk of one of their own police cars.

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