Orville Vernon Burton and Armand Derfner

Orville Vernon Burton is the prize-winning author of several books, including The Age of Lincoln. He is Judge Matthew J. Perry Jr. Distinguished Professor of History at Clemson University and Emeritus University Scholar and professor of History at the University of Illinois. Armand Derfner has been a civil rights lawyer for over 50 years. He has been counsel for, among others, the NAACP Legal Defense Fund and the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, and helped desegregate university systems and legislatures across the South. He argued his first Supreme Court case in 1968.


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Unequal Justice Under the Law

R. Owen Williams reviews Orville Vernon Burton and Armand Derfner's new legal history, "Justice Deferred: Race and the Supreme Court."...

Unequal Justice Under the Law


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