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Closed ranks : the Whitehurst case in post-civil rights Montgomery / Foster Dickson.

Dickson, Foster, (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at State Library of Alabama.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS 344.761 DIC 31291002855458 ALABAMA Reshelving -
APLS 344.761 DIC 31291002855532 ALABAMA Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781588383624
  • ISBN: 1588383628
  • Physical Description: 248 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Montgomery : NewSouth Books, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introductory note -- Post-civil rights Montgomery -- Who was Bernard Whitehurst Jr.? -- The death of Bernard Whitehurst Jr. -- Family complications -- The immediate political aftermath -- The closing of the ranks -- Rabbit trails in the records -- The fever pitch, early 1977 -- In Emory Folmar's Montgomery -- An incomplete narrative -- Epilogue : a changed city?
Subject: Whitehurst, Bernard, Jr. > Trials, litigation, etc.
Trials (Police misconduct) > Alabama > Montgomery > History > 20th century.
Tort liability of police > Alabama.
Police misconduct > Law and legislation > Alabama.
Mistaken identity > Alabama.
Race discrimination > Law and legislation > Alabama.
Actions and defenses > Alabama > Montgomery.
Civil rights > Alabama > Montgomery > History.
Discrimination in criminal justice administration > United States > History.
African Americans > Civil rights > Alabama > Montgomery > History > 20th century.
African Americans > Alabama > Montgomery > Social conditions > History > 20th century.
Police brutality > Alabama > Montgomery > History > 20th century.
Montgomery (Ala.) > Race relations.
Actions and defenses.
Civil rights.
Discrimination in criminal justice administration.
Mistaken identity.
Police misconduct > Law and legislation.
Race discrimination > Law and legislation.
Tort liability of police.
Trials.
Trials (Police misconduct)
Alabama.
Alabama > Montgomery.
United States.
Genre: History.

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