TITLE

Atty. Sam Lindsay, architect of curfew law, confirmed as federal judge in northern Texas

PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Jet;03/30/98, Vol. 93 Issue 18, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the confirmation of Sam Lindsay as the first black federal judge in northern Texas. How Lindsay, a black city attorney from Dallas, Texas, gained notoriety as the author of a juvenile curfew ordinance that was approved by the Supreme Court and used as a model for fighting crime throughout the nation.
ACCESSION #
416067

 

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