TITLE

Mfume Among Blacks Arrested For Protesting Lack of Minority Clerks At U.S. Supreme Court

PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Jet;10/26/98, Vol. 94 Issue 22, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Kweisi Mfume was among 19 Black persons arrested on the United States Supreme Court's step in Washington, D.C. during a demonstration citing the lack of minority law firms at the court. Reason Mfume and the other persons were arrested; Organizations represented at the demonstration; Location suggested by Dr. C. Delores Tucker, past president of the National Congress of Political Women.
ACCESSION #
1225149

 

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