Bonard Fowler, Alabama Officer in Shooting That Led to Selma March, Dies at 81

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Mr. Fowler waited four decades to publicly acknowledge his role in Jimmie Lee Jackson’s death, considered an impetus for the 1965 voting-rights marches from Selma to Montgomery.

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