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Cheryl D. James defense committee records

 Collection — Folder: 1-3
Identifier: A 307
Abstract

Cheryl Dawn James was an eighteen-year-old African American woman from Portland, Oregon, who was convicted of assaulting an FBI agent; a group of interested parties formed a defense committee on her behalf and argued that racism within the court and the FBI had factored into the case. The collection (1967-1975) contains defense committee records, clippings, printed matter, and also newsletters from the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

Dates: 1967-1975

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  • Subject: Clippings X
  • Names: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation X
  • Names: Cheryl James Defense Committee X