Johnson, Paul E.
Respondent in the 1987 Supreme Court affirmative action suit Johnson v. Transportation Agency of Santa Clara County, California. Johnson claimed that the agency's affirmative action program violated Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act by promoting some and withholding promotion from others on the basis of gender.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Freedom summer digital collection (Wisconsin Historical Society)
- Historical Publications of the United States Commission on Civil Rights (Thurgood Marshall Law Library (University of Maryland School of Law))