TITLE

Hillbilly Justice in Tennessee

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, Jennings
PUB. DATE
July 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;7/19/43, Vol. 109 Issue 3, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on a Tennessee Supreme Court ruling regarding the imposition of a poll tax. Effect of the ruling on suffrage; Impact of the poll tax on the number of electorates; Information on the right to vote and participation of citizens in the formation of government; Recognition of the poll tax as unconstitutional in the U.S.; Importance of preserving the right to vote for the preservation of a republic.
ACCESSION #
14683676

 

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