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Case Name Baker v. Columbus Municipal Separate School District EE-MS-0001
Docket / Court 70-cv-00052 ( N.D. Miss. )
State/Territory Mississippi
Case Type(s) Equal Employment
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Due Process
Equal Protection
Content of Injunction
Comply with advertising/recruiting requirements
Discrimination Prohibition
Follow recruitment, hiring, or promotion protocols
Goals (e.g., for hiring, admissions)
Hire
Other requirements regarding hiring, promotion, retention
Position Restored
Preliminary relief granted
Reinstatement
Reporting
Defendant-type
Elementary/Secondary School
Discrimination-area
Discharge / Constructive Discharge / Layoff
Hiring
Other Conditions of Employment (including assignment, transfer, hours, working conditions, etc)
Testing
Discrimination-basis
Race discrimination
General
Disparate Impact
Disparate Treatment
Pattern or Practice
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
Race
Black
Causes of Action 42 U.S.C. § 1981
42 U.S.C. § 1983
Title VII (including PDA), 42 U.S.C. § 2000e
Defendant(s) Columbus Municipal Separate School District
Plaintiff Description Eight black teachers denied employment by Mississippi school district.
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer No
Nature of Relief Preliminary injunction / Temp. restraining order
Declaratory Judgment
Attorneys fees
Damages
Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Litigation
Form of Settlement Private Settlement Agreement
Order Duration 1971 - n/a
Filing Year 1970
Case Closing Year 1981
Case Ongoing No
Case Listing SD-MS-0012 : US v. Columbus Municipal Separate School District (N.D. Miss.)
Docket(s)
1:70-cv-00052 (N.D. Miss.)
EE-MS-0001-9001.pdf | Detail
Date: 12/18/1981
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
70-cv-00052 (N.D. Miss.)
EE-MS-0001-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 07/29/2010
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Opinion (329 F.Supp. 706) (N.D. Miss.)
EE-MS-0001-0002.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 06/23/1971
Source: Westlaw
Opinion (462 F.2d 1112)
EE-MS-0001-0001.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 06/30/1972
Source: Westlaw
Opinion (1974 WL 333) (N.D. Miss.)
EE-MS-0001-0003.pdf | WESTLAW | Detail
Date: 11/04/1974
Source: Westlaw
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Judges Dyer, David William (Eleventh Circuit, S.D. Fla., Fifth Circuit) show/hide docs
EE-MS-0001-0001
Smith, Orma Rinehart (N.D. Miss.) show/hide docs
EE-MS-0001-0002 | EE-MS-0001-0003
Plaintiff's Lawyers Freeland, Thomas H. III (Mississippi) show/hide docs
EE-MS-0001-9001
Pollak, Stephen J. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
EE-MS-0001-9001
Rubin, David (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
EE-MS-0001-9001
Defendant's Lawyers Sims, Shields (Mississippi) show/hide docs
EE-MS-0001-9001

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