University of Missouri Looks Back on Racial Tensions

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Posted 1:38 PM 3/9/2014 : University of Missouri Looks Back on Racial Tensions

COLUMBIA - In 1939, Lloyd Gaines was denied admission into the University of Missouri Law School because he was an African American. The Supreme Court ruled MU had to either admit him or open a separate African American school. MU picked the latter option and did not begin integrating the

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