Press release: “Moakley Questions Garrity’s Decision”

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Title

Press release: “Moakley Questions Garrity’s Decision”

Subject

Boston (Mass.)
Boston Public Schools
Busing for school integration
Garrity, W. Arthur (Wendell Arthur), 1920-1999
Kastenmeier, Robert
Moakley, John Joseph, 1927-2001
Reid, William J.
South Boston (Boston, Mass.)

Description

This press release reports that Congressman Moakley has scheduled a meeting with the chairman of the House of Representatives Subcommittee on Courts, Robert Kastenmeier (D-Wisconsin), “regarding the scope of powers of a Federal Judge, with particular emphasis on a Judge’s powers over elected officials.” The meeting “is a direct result” of Judge Garrity’s receivership orders for South Boston High School. The press release further describes Moakley’s opposition to the receivership orders.

Creator

Moakley, John Joseph

Source

Congressman John Joseph Moakley Papers, 1926-2001 (MS100)
Series 07.03 Public Relations: Press Releases, Box 2 Folder 44

Publisher

John Joseph Moakley Archive & Institute at Suffolk University, Boston, Mass.

Date

circa December 1975

Contributor

Kintz, Laura

Rights

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. This item is made available for research and educational purposes by the Moakley Archive & Institute. Prior permission is required for any commercial use.

Relation

View the finding aid to the John Joseph Moakley Papers for more information (PDF). 

Format

JPEG (Image coding standard)

Language

English

Type

Press release

Identifier

DI-0501

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Original Format

Press release

Files

DI-0501.jpg

Citation

Moakley, John Joseph, “Press release: “Moakley Questions Garrity’s Decision”,” Stark & Subtle Divisions: A Collaborative History of Segregation in Boston, accessed August 11, 2022, https://bosdesca.omeka.net/items/show/318.