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Thurgood Marshall: Special Topic (2)

This course will examine the early law practice of Thurgood Marshall. The Spring 2011 class will focus on state and federal lawsuits brought by Marshall in 1936-1941 that ended racial discrimination in the salaries paid to public school teachers. This is a research seminar that will give special attention to primary sources, including trial court filings and exhibits, court docket entries, hearing transcripts, pre-litigation administrative proceedings, contemporaneous correspondence and reports, and press accounts.

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This course is not currently scheduled.


Key to Codes in Course Descriptions
P: Prerequisite
C: Prerequisite or Concurrent Requirement
R: Recommended Prior or Concurrent Course

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