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Support Pledged on Marking Historic Ruling

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/up_front/article/support_pledged_on_marking_historic_ruling_20040305

In 1947, a group of parents led by Gonzalo and Felicitas Mendez of Westminster fought to end California's segregation of its Latino school children. Their suit came to the attention of the state's governor at the time, Earl Warren, who went on to hear the Brown case as chief justice of the nation's highest court.

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