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Title: Motley, Constance Baker - Clip 03
Authors: Motley, Constance Baker
Aman, Alfred C.
Keywords: Motley, Constance Baker
Challenge of implementing Brown
Post-Brown strategy of NAACP
Loss of control as the civil rights movement took off
Psychological impact of Brown
King, Martin Luther
Tuttle, Judge Elbert P.
Effect of Brown on NAACP funding
Ford Foundation
Growth in legal staff of NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Houston, Charles H.
Litigation over teachers' salaries before Brown
Burns, James
Carter, Robert
Atmosphere Motley encountered in her first trial in Mississippi
Mize, Judge Sydney
Issue Date: 25-Aug-1988
Publisher: Cornell Law School
Abstract: From the video archives of the Cornell Law School Heritage Project. The interviewer is Alfred C. Aman; the videographer, Thomas R. Bruce. This video covers Judge Motley's first civil rights trial (in Jackson, Mississippi), the psychological impact of the Brown case, and the strain of the ensuing civil rights movement on the NAACP Legal Defense Fund lawyers. (Duration 21:56) 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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