ERIC Number: ED055131
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jun
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Hearings Before the Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity of the United States Senate, Ninety-Second Congress, First Session on Equal Educational Opportunity. Part II--Status of School Desegregation Law. Hearings Held Washington, D.C., June 15, 1971.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity.
The hearings on the status of school desegregation law called several witnesses to testify: Mr. Julius Chambers (NAACP); Prof. Alexander M. Bickel (Yale Law School); Prof. Charles Hamilton (Columbia University); Prof. Owen Fiss (University of Chicago Law School); and, Senator George McGovern of South Dakota. The appendixes of the report contain pertinent legislation and important supreme court decisions, two of which concern the Charlotte-Mecklenburgh Board of Education, as well as U. S. District Court opinions and relevant newspaper articles. (CB)
Descriptors: Civil Rights Legislation, Court Litigation, Desegregation Litigation, Equal Education, Federal Courts, Racial Relations, School Desegregation, Supreme Court Litigation
Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($0.55)
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Equal Educational Opportunity.