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Judge Frank M. Johnson, Jr.

a biography

by Robert Francis Kennedy

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alabama,
  • Alabama.
    • Subjects:
    • Johnson, Frank Minis, 1918-,
    • Judges -- Alabama -- Biography,
    • Civil rights -- Alabama

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Robert Francis Kennedy, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF373.J55 K46
      The Physical Object
      Pagination288 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4557230M
      ISBN 100399121234
      LC Control Number77027540
      OCLC/WorldCa3541281

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      "Civil rights decisions made by Judge Frank M. Johnson Jr. in the Montgomery federal courthouse, seven blocks from the state Capitol, had significant impact on the segregationist South in the s and s. Johnson set standards in the region, and often the nation, that addressed voting rights, employment discrimination and affirmative action. Judge Frank M. Johnson Jr Centennial Celebration hosted in Montgomery, Alabama. (Judge Johnson on the Frank M. Johnson Jr. was a federal jurist who, despite death threats and intense societal pressure, made civil rights decisions that helped .

      Reflections on Judge Frank M. Johnson, Jr. John Lewist For any student of the law, indeed for any person who believes in the values for which the Constitution of the United States stands, the name Frank Minis Johnson, Jr. should ring familiar. Frank Johnson was the best example of what this country can by: 1.   Judge Frank M. Johnson, Jr. Centennial Symposium & Law Clerks Reunion. Date: Friday, Janu Time: AM - PM Location: Bedsole Moot Court Room () Law Center Cost: No Cost. Categories: School of Law, Workshops and Seminars. – Welcome and Introduction Dean Mark Brandon. Hugh F. Culverhouse Jr. School of Law.


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