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Since the novel became a topic for discussion in classrooms in the mid-1960s, teachers, school boards and parents have challenged the. Author harper lee's estate has filed a lawsuit over aaron sorkin's “to kill a mockingbird” broadway adaptation hot topics rudin employed sorkin, who is best known for writing “the social network” and “the west wing. How harper lee's long-lost sequel was found the condition of the original manuscript of lee's beloved best-seller, to kill a mockingbird.
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