TITLE

Commemorating the Civil Rights Act of 1964: A Look Back

AUTHOR(S)
Rosen, Eileen E.
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Federal Lawyer;Dec2014, Vol. 61 Issue 9, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article mentions 50th anniversary of implementation of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and its commemoration by the Federal Bar Association (FBA). Topics discussed include submission of the Civil Rights Bill to the U.S. Congress by then US President John F. Kennedy on June 19, 1963; implementation of the Act by US President Lyndon Baines Johnson in 1964; and strength of the rule of law that made possible the smooth transition into the post-Civil Rights Act era.
ACCESSION #
108895893

 

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