3 receive Hank Aaron Champion for Justice Award

- Three people receive the Hank Aaron Champion for Justice Award in recognition of the roles they play in protecting human rights

The award is given to people who have overcome obstacles and inspire the betterment of social, human, and civil rights.

Friday's recipients were NBC Sportscaster Bob Costas, former US Attorney General Eric Holder, and Mayor of San Juan Puerto Rico Carmen Yulin Cruz.

Also in attendance for the ceremonies was Braves legend, Hank Aaron, himself.

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