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Howard University / Racial Discrimination #291054

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 02, 1983
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REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(DC) Racial discrimination suit against Howard Univ. by former teacher Gabrielle Turgeon noted won for her by all-black jury. [TURGEON - believes professor growth was dismembered by favoritism for the blacks.] Howard noted sued successfully in recent years for race discrimination against its own faculty more than any other university in US; controversial legal strategy adopted by Howard explained. [Univ. spokesperson Dr. Herbert REID - defs. giving black applicants preference for faculty positions.] [Attorney Julian TEPPER - believes university's defense strategy isn't legal.] [Abbey JOHNSON - explains her suit against Howard after losing job.] [MD Univ. spokesperson Dr. George LANOUE - notes hiring policies pattern among black colleges.]
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Graham, Fred;
Schieffer, Bob

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