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New school to honor legacy of Jewish justice Stanley Mosk


URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/bill_boyarsky/article/new_school_to_honor_legacy_of_jewish_justice_stanley_mosk_20100824

In 1947, Stanley Mosk, then a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge, was confronted with a case that divided the city. Three African American families had moved into the all-white Mid-Wilshire district, and the neighbors were trying to run them out, invoking restrictive covenants banning blacks from the area.

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