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Payton, John 1946-2012

Works: 6 works in 6 publications in 1 language and 6 library holdings
Genres: Television news programs  Nonfiction television programs  Filmed panel discussions  Filmed lectures  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: KF4755.5,
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about John Payton
Most widely held works by John Payton
The ideals of the legal profession( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The session begins with eight Duke Law faculty reading from a one-act play featuring dialogue drawn from oral history interviews with North Carolina attorneys and judges. Then attorneys E.D. Gaskins and John Payton speak about their views on practicing law and answer questions from the audience
The new majority( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A CNN "Big Story" on conservatism continuing to rise after the Presidency of Ronald Reagan ends. Includes stories on a more conservative Supreme Court ruling on the affirmative action case "City of Richmond v. J.A. Croson Co.," and on public pressure on the court to revisit the abortion rights ruling established in the "Roe v. Wade" case
John Payton papers by John Payton( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, interviews, speeches, writings, congressional testimony, legal records, biographical material, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Payton's career as corporation counsel for the District of Columbia and president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund. Subjects include affirmative action, civil rights, education, and law. Documents his activities with South Africa's Independent Electoral Commission and the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Southern Africa Project, monitoring the 1994 election in South Africa. Legal files pertain to the University of Michigan admissions policy in Gratz v. Bollinger and Grutter v. Bollinger; government contracts with minority-owned businesses in the City of Richmond v. J.A. Croson Company; discriminatory hiring practices in Lewis v. City of Chicago; boycott by African Americans of white merchants in Port Gibson, Miss., in NAACP v. Claiborne Hardware Co.; and employer-sponsored health insurance for disabled employees in the District of Columbia v. Greater Washington Board of Trade
Michigan affirmative action admissions decisions by John Payton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Payton speaks about Gratz v. Bollinger and on affirmative action in higher education
[Constitutional law program, Howard University Law School] by Howard University( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.76 (from 0.65 for Payton, Jo ... to 0.86 for John Payto ...)

Alternative Names
John Payton American NAACP figure