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|Creator:||Morris, Jeffrey B.|
|Title:||Henley, Jesse Smith|
Biographical entry on Jesse Smith Henley, a federal judge who presided over a number of desegregation cases, but more famously declared the Arkansas penitentiary system in violation of the Eighth Amendment.
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|Subjects:||Henley, Jesse Smith, 1917-1997 | McClellan, John L. (John Little), 1896-1977 | Judges--United States--Biography | Prisons--Arkansas | United States. Federal Communications Commission | Judges--Arkansas--Biography | Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) | United States, Arkansas, Saint Joe | United States, Arkansas, Searcy County | United States, Arkansas, Pulaski County, Little Rock, 34.7464809, -92.2895948|
|Collection:||Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture|
|Institution:||Richard C. Butler Center for Arkansas Studies|
|Contributors:||Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture|
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copyright Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture 2007
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?search=1&entryID=417|