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The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals orders complete desegregation in 81 Southern school district
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Reversing an earlier U.S. District Court decision, the Appeals Court rules that schools may not be exempted from full desegregation compliance. This ruling deals with staff and faculty desegregation, decisions regarding site selection and school construction, and the institution of busing to dismantle dual school systems.

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