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ACLU report on the civil liberties record of Attorney General Edwin Meese

ACLU report on the civil liberties record of Attorney General Edwin Meese

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Published by American Civil Liberties Union in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meese, Edwin,
  • Civil rights -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe civil liberties record of Attorney General Edwin Meese
    Statementprepared by the American Civil Liberties Union
    SeriesPublic policy report, Public policy report (American Civil Liberties Union)
    ContributionsAmerican Civil Liberties Union
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27 p. ;
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14635493M
    ISBN 10086566045X

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      The legislative session ended after midnight on Thursday, and we were there until the bitter end — fighting for the Constitution and for the civil rights of all fact, the ACLU of Georgia was a constant presence in the Capitol throughout the session, and with your help we won some important victories. THE HONORABLE EDWIN MEESE III ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE UNZTED STATES BEFORE THE INTERNATZONAL PLATFORM ASSOCIATION AUGUST 3, THE. MAYFLOWER HOTEL WASHZNGTON, D.C. NOTE: Because Mr. Meese often speaks from notes, the speech delivered may vary from the text. However, he stands behind this speech as .


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