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The Greensboro Civil Rights Suit

Date: circa 1982

Author: unknown

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Description: This five-page paper outlines the plaintifs, defendants, legal basis, and summary of facts regarding the civil lawsuit, Waller vs. Butkovich. This civil suit, involving 16 plaintiffs and 86 defendants, relates to the murder of five protestors at the Death to the Klan rally held in Greensboro on November 3, 1979. A local criminal trial in 1980 and a federal grand jury hearing in 1982 produced no convictions.

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Format of original: Other

Collection: Edward Burrows Papers

Repository: The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Item#: 1.5.327

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