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Title: Tuttle, Elbert P. - Clip 09
Authors: Tuttle, Elbert P.
Aman, Alfred C.
Keywords: Tuttle, Elbert P.
Meredith, James H.
University of Mississippi
Wisdom, Judge John M.
Cameron, Judge Benjamin F.
Black, Justice Hugo
Barnett, Governor Ross
Civil rights and state courts
Leadership and resistance from individual U.S. District Court judges
Johnson, Judge Frank M.
Wright, Judge J. Skelly
Cox, Judge W. Harold
Scarlett, Judge Frank M.
Three judge district courts, assignment to
Court of Appeals orders compelling District Courts to issue specific injunctive relief
Injunction by Court of Appeals
Voting rights cases
Issue Date: 16-May-1988
Publisher: Cornell Law School
Abstract: From the video archives of the Cornell Law School Heritage Project. The interviewer is Alfred C. Aman (Tuttle clerk 70-72); the videographer, Thomas R. Bruce. This video covers Elbert Tuttle's further reflections the James H. Meredith litigation and the measures employed by the Fifth Circuit when confronted with resistance by individual District Court judges. (Duration 18:40) The initial phase of this project was sponsored by a generous grant from the law firm of Sutherland Asbill and Brennan LLP.
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