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Case Name Brunson v. Board of Trustees of Clarendon County SD-SC-0005
Docket / Court 7210 ( D.S.C. )
State/Territory South Carolina
Case Type(s) School Desegregation
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Equal Protection
Content of Injunction
Discrimination Prohibition
Student assignment
Defendant-type
Elementary/Secondary School
Discrimination-basis
Race discrimination
General
Education
Racial segregation
School/University policies
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Race
Black
Special Case Type
Warrant or subpoena application
Type of Facility
Government-run
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. ยง 1983
Defendant(s) Clarendon County
County Superintendent of Education
School District No. 1
Superintendent
Trustees
Plaintiff Description Black children who were denied admission to white schools in Clarendon School District No. 1 on the basis of race.
Class action status sought Yes
Class action status granted Unknown
Filed Pro Se Unknown
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer No
Nature of Relief Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Litigation
Filed 04/13/1960
Case Ongoing No reason to think so
Case Listing SD-SC-0001 : Briggs v. Elliott (D.S.C.)
Court Docket(s)
D.S.C.
12/21/1973
7210
SD-SC-0005-9000.pdf | Detail
Source: Pro Publica
General Documents
D.S.C.
05/30/1962
Opinion (30 F.R.D. 369)
SD-SC-0005-0002.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
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U.S. Supreme Court
05/27/1963
Opinion (83 S.Ct. 1538)
SD-SC-0005-0004.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
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D.S.C.
08/19/1965
Opinion (244 F.Supp. 859)
SD-SC-0005-0005.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
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D.S.C.
02/28/1967
Order (271 F.Supp. 586)
SD-SC-0005-0006.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
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D.S.C.
03/06/1970
Order [Concerning HEW Terminal Plan]
SD-SC-0005-0001.pdf | Detail
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U.S. Court of Appeals
06/05/1970
Opinion (429 F.2d 820)
SD-SC-0005-0007.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
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Judges Bryan, Albert Vickers (FISC, E.D. Va., Fourth Circuit) show/hide docs
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Craven, James Braxton Jr. (W.D.N.C., Fourth Circuit) show/hide docs
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Haynsworth, Clement Furman Jr. (Fourth Circuit) show/hide docs
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Rogers, Joseph O. Jr. Court not on record show/hide docs
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Simons, Charles Earl Jr. (E.D. S.C., D.S.C.) show/hide docs
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Wyche, Charles Cecil (W.D. S.C., D.S.C.) show/hide docs
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Belton, Robert (New York) show/hide docs
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Davidson, Michael (New York) show/hide docs
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Finney, James (New York) show/hide docs
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Greenberg, Jack (New York) show/hide docs
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Jenkins, Lincoln G (South Carolina) show/hide docs
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Johnson, Mordecai (South Carolina) show/hide docs
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Jordan, Jesse (Georgia) show/hide docs
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Meltsner, Michael (New York) show/hide docs
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Nabrit, James M. III (New York) show/hide docs
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Perry, Matthew James Jr. (South Carolina) show/hide docs
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Singer, Vilma (New York) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Robinson, David W. (South Carolina) show/hide docs
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