08/30/1981 TM 2 Part 2

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08/30/1981 TM 2 Part 2 - HERE’S MCRE ABOUT— SENATE -FROM PAGE 1-A...
HERE’S MCRE ABOUT— SENATE -FROM PAGE 1-A routinely handled. Refore President Kennedy named him to the appeals court. Marshall was one of the nation's leading civil rights lawyers. arguing 32 cases before the Supreme Court and winning 29. Among his victories as head of the legal defense fund nf the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People j(NAACP) was the celebrated 1954 decision in which the high court reversed the half-century old “separate but equai” doctrine and outlawed segregated public schools. Marshall’s nomination to the I supreme court was approved by ! the senate judiciary committee j on an 11-5 vote after several ; days of hearings. The committee majority said in its report that marshall was a “ma who is uniquely qualified, and one might say perfectly prepared to become a supreme court justice.”

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  1. The Daily Independent,
  2. 30 Aug 1967, Wed,
  3. Page 5

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