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Title: Motley, Constance Baker - Clip 04
Authors: Motley, Constance Baker
Aman, Alfred C.
Keywords: Motley, Constance Baker
Voting rights case in Mississippi
Shands, Dugas (Assistant AG)
Refusal to address her as Mrs. Motley
Freedom riders
Tuttle, Judge Elbert P.
Rives, Judge Richard T.
Meredith, James
University of Mississippi
Evers, Medgar
Mize, Judge Sydney
Wisdom, Judge John M.
Cameron, Judge Benjamin F.
Marshall, Burke
Cox, Judge W. Harold
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 recollections of the first trials she conducted in Mississippi, her treatment by local counsel, and the James Meredith case. (Duration 21:33) 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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