TITLE

Rev. Al Sharpton continues fight for mayoral runoff

PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Jet;10/06/97, Vol. 92 Issue 20, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the lawsuit filed by the Reverend Al Sharpton regarding his fight for a Democratic runoff in the New York mayor's election. Comments made by Sharpton; Reason for the rejection of Sharpton's bid by United States District Court Judge Denny Chin.
ACCESSION #
9710084570

 

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