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The Case of Joe Campos Torres and the Moody Park Riots

The Case of Joe Campos Torres and the Moody Park Riots

October 6, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Zoom TBD

Mr. Carlos Calbillo, a Houston-based filmmaker, will discuss the 1977 police murder of Joe Campos Torres, a 23-year-old Vietnam-era veteran.  The killing sparked the Moody Park "Riots" and served as a catalyst for reform in the Houston Police Department.

Event Sponsor(s): John M. Pfau Library