26 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Discrimination in criminal justice administration"
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Correspondence between Mary McLeod Bethune and Governor LeRoy Collins, 1955

Correspondence between Mary McLeod Bethune and Governor LeRoy Collins, 1955

Date
1955
Description
Correspondence between Mary McLeod Bethune and Governor LeRoy Collins regarding the sentencing of Walter Irvin.
Collection
Florida Supreme Court Case File: Irvin v. Chapman, 1954

Florida Supreme Court Case File: Irvin v. Chapman, 1954

Date
1954
Description
Case file for Groveland victim Walter Lee Irvin's lawsuit against L.F. Chapman, superintendent of Florida State Prison.
Collection
Groveland U.S.A. Booklet, 1949

Groveland U.S.A. Booklet, 1949

Date
1949-10
Description
A booklet describing the events of the Groveland case and asking people to donate money to help pay for the legal defense of the accused men.
Collection
Letter from J.J. Elliott to Governor Fuller Warren, 1951

Letter from J.J. Elliott to Governor Fuller Warren, 1951

Date
1951-11-21
Description
A letter from J.J. Elliot, special investigator, to Governor Fuller Warren summarizing his investigation into the shooting of Samuel Shepard and Walter Irvin.
Collection
Letter from retired police officer Frank Elsin to Governor Bob Graham, May 23, 1980

Letter from retired police officer Frank Elsin to Governor Bob Graham, May 23, 1980

Date
1980-05-23
Description
Letter from retired police officer Frank Elsin to Governor Bob Graham expressing his "disgust" with the Arthur McDuffie verdict and the resulting riots in Miami.
Collection
Letter to Governor Graham and U.S. Senator Russell in reaction to 1980 Miami Riots

Letter to Governor Graham and U.S. Senator Russell in reaction to 1980 Miami Riots

Date
1980-05-20
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham and U.S. Senator Russell Long from Louisiana man E. AL Robinson criticizing the Florida National Guard for not taking forceful enough action during Miami Riots. Robinson digresses into an racist, anti-semitic rant calling the riots part of "Negro Savage War."
Collection
Letter to Governor Graham from Billie Wills opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

Letter to Governor Graham from Billie Wills opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riots

Date
1980-05-23
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Billie H. Wills of Miami opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild the city after the 1980 Miami Riots.
Collection
Letter to Governor Graham from Carol Owen decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Case

Letter to Governor Graham from Carol Owen decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Case

Date
1980-05-18
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Miami resident Carol Owen decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Case and calling for State Attorney Janet Reno to reopen and retry the case.
Collection
Letter to Governor Graham from Earl Planty calling for the removal of State Attorney Janet Reno following McDuffie verdict

Letter to Governor Graham from Earl Planty calling for the removal of State Attorney Janet Reno following McDuffie verdict

Date
1980-05-22
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Coral Springs resident and director of Senior Seminar General Management Earl Planty calling for the removal of State Attorney Janet Reno in the wake of the McDuffie verdict in Miami. 
Collection
Letter to Governor Graham from Elizabeth Adams decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Case

Letter to Governor Graham from Elizabeth Adams decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Case

Date
1980-05-23
Description
Letter to Governor Bob Graham from Jacksonville resident Elizabeth Yordan Adams decrying the verdict of the McDuffie case and calling for a state investigation.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s776_b023_f01_23Correspondence between Mary McLeod Bethune and Governor LeRoy Collins, 1955textGroveland Four Trial (Groveland, Florida : 1949-1952)
Groveland (Fla.)--Race relations
Discrimination in criminal justice administration--Florida--Groveland
African Americans--Civil rights
African American civil rights workers--Florida
African Americans--Legal status, laws, etc.--Florida
Police shootings
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s49_b2446_case25436_01Florida Supreme Court Case File: Irvin v. Chapman, 1954textGroveland Four Trial (Groveland, Florida : 1949-1952)
Trials (Rape)
Discrimination in criminal justice administration--Florida--Groveland
African Americans--Civil rights
Police shootings
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s235_b053_f09_x06Groveland U.S.A. Booklet, 1949textGroveland Four Trial (Groveland, Florida : 1949-1952)
Groveland (Fla.)--Race relations
Discrimination in criminal justice administration--Florida--Groveland
African Americans--Civil rights
African Americans--Legal status, laws, etc.--Florida
Police shootings
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s235_b053_f09_x04Letter from J.J. Elliott to Governor Fuller Warren, 1951textGroveland Four Trial (Groveland, Florida : 1949-1952)
Groveland (Fla.)--Race relations
Discrimination in criminal justice administration--Florida--Groveland
African Americans--Civil rights
African Americans--Legal status, laws, etc.--Florida
Police shootings
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/collections/broadsides/thumbnails/s235_b053_f09_x04.jpg
s889_b001_f21_01Letter from retired police officer Frank Elsin to Governor Bob Graham, May 23, 1980textTrial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
1980 Miami Riots
Police brutality
Riots--Florida--Miami
African Americans--Civil rights
Ex-police officers
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s850_b013_f07_01Letter to Governor Graham and U.S. Senator Russell in reaction to 1980 Miami Riotstext1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s850_b013_f07_01.jpg
s850_b013_f04_01Letter to Governor Graham from Billie Wills opposing proposed 1 cent sales tax increase to rebuild Miami after 1980 Riotstext1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Sales tax
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s850_b013_f04_01.jpg
s850_b013_f09_02Letter to Governor Graham from Carol Owen decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Casetext1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s850_b013_f09_02.jpg
s850_b013_f13_02Letter to Governor Graham from Earl Planty calling for the removal of State Attorney Janet Reno following McDuffie verdicttext1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s850_b013_f13_02.jpg
s850_b013_f09_03Letter to Governor Graham from Elizabeth Adams decrying the verdict of the McDuffie Casetext1980 Miami Riots
Riots--Florida--Miami
Police brutality
Trial by jury
Police misconduct
Justice--Public opinion
Discrimination in criminal justice administration
/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/s850_b013_f09_03.jpg
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