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The Greensboro Civil Rights Suit
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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Edward Burrows Papers
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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