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Nominations sought for Civil Rights Hall of Fame

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights is seeking nominations for the 2014 Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame.

The deadline for nominations is July 15. The commission says it's a chance for people to nominate one or more individuals for their work in advancing civil and human rights. The commission is planning the induction ceremony for this October.

The nomination form and instructions can be found at the top of the commission's website at http://www.kchr.ky.gov .

The Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame was established in 2000 to recognize men and women who have been leaders in the struggle for equality and justice in the state.

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