Declaring Independence

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Nolan White, center, reads a portion of the Declaration of Independence during a reading of the entire document June 30 by several Canton defense lawyers on the steps of the VZC Courthouse. Other local lawyers who read portions of the Declaration of Independence included left to right, Joel Elliott, Justin Beckam, John Sickel, Dean White, Joshua Wintters and Jeff White. The reading of the Declaration of Independence is held annually by members of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and other members of the Criminal Defense Bar.

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