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Run Brother Run: Brother’s Murder Fuels Houston Attorney’s Legal Passion

Houston attorney David Berg’s brother, Alan, was murdered in 1968 by Charles Harrelson, known hit man and father of Woody Harrelson. Despite an eyewitness — Harrelson’s girlfriend — who agreed to testify, Harrelson was acquitted. Now, nearly 50 years later, David Berg has written Run, Brother, Run, a memoir about his family, his brother, his […]

Run Brother Run book on table David BergHouston attorney David Berg’s brother, Alan, was murdered in 1968 by Charles Harrelson, known hit man and father of Woody Harrelson.

Despite an eyewitness — Harrelson’s girlfriend — who agreed to testify, Harrelson was acquitted.

Now, nearly 50 years later, David Berg has written Run, Brother, Run, a memoir about his family, his brother, his brother’s murder and Harrleson’s acquittal.

He discusses the memoir with Houston Matters’ Craig Cohen.

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