Lane, Mark, 1927-
Mark Lane was a state legislator in New York when he was arrested at the airport in Jackson, Mississippi for his participation in a Freedom Ride from Montgomery, Alabama to Jackson, Mississippi on 8 June 1961. Lane went on to serve as a defense attorney for both Lee Harvey Oswald, following the assination of John F. Kennedy, as well as James Earl Ray, following his assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Series 2515 : Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission Records Online, 1994-2006, Photographs (Mississippi Department of Archives and History)