Hooper, Frank A., 1895-1985


Hooper served on the Court of Appeals of Georgia for seven months during 1932 to fill the unexpired term of Judge O. H. B. Bloodworth. He served on the three-judge panel ruling the Georgia county unit system illegal; ordered desegregation of Atlanta parks, buses, and hospitals, and ordered Lester Maddox's Pickrick Restaurant to serve blacks; ordered the admission of blacks to the University System; ordered equal ratios of races in schools; ruled on Ku Klux Klan cases. -- Court of Appeals of Georgia WWW site.

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