Justice Powell Biography

Mr. Jeffries discussed his new book, Judge Lewis F. Powell, Jr., a biography of the U.S. Supreme Court justice. Mr. Jeffries… read more

Mr. Jeffries discussed his new book, Judge Lewis F. Powell, Jr., a biography of the U.S. Supreme Court justice. Mr. Jeffries believes Justice Powell’s most important decision was his affirmative opinion in the Bache case which established affirmative action in hiring. He also had a part in opposing busing of students for the purpose of desegregating school districts. close

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Justice Powell Biography

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Program ID:
58954-1
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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 16, 1994
Last Aired:
Sep 18, 1994

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  • Sep 16, 1994 | 3:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 17, 1994 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 17, 1994 | 10:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 18, 1994 | 2:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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