Meredith v. Jefferson County Board of Education

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in the case Meredith v. Jefferson County Board of Education. Plaintiff, Crystal Meredith,… read more

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in the case Meredith v. Jefferson County Board of Education. Plaintiff, Crystal Meredith, son’s Louisville, Kentucky, school district required most schools to maintain a black enrollment of 15 percent to 50 percent. The Court would decide the role race could play when assigning students to K-12 schools in an effort to achieve diversity. 

This program contained audio released by the court immediately after the arguments were presented with still images of participants as they spoke. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Meredith v. Jefferson County Board of Education

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195615-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Judicial Proceeding
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 4, 2006
Last Aired:
Dec 17, 2006

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  • Dec 04, 2006 | 12:24pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 04, 2006 | 9:12pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 05, 2006 | 12:51am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 16, 2006 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 17, 2006 | 2:49am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 17, 2006 | 10:36am EST | C-SPAN 1
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