Unformatted text preview: Bill Dodd state auditor-earl called him big bad bill dodd. He was lietuentant governor with earl from 1948-1952. but they are enemies now. Finished 4 th E. K. Long- three time governor-failed at L.Gov also-endorsed Davis Willie Rainach the racists. Earl may lose votes for being soft on the niggers, but they wouldn’t necessary go to rainach. Endorsed Davis Leander Perez political boss (pasha) of Plaquemines parish. Most powerful voice for political sterilization of negros. Old Regulars O.K. Allen-Governor elected after Huey-died in office- John Fournet was VP- Long’s tool Joe Sims-sought writ of Habeas corpus; Earls disciple at law; legal advisor Jim Comiskey 10 questions—5 points each specific questions what Earl Long did during the election schemes and plans Very difficult decision half way through Know what problem and decision are Related to decision of the LA Democratic Convention...
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- Spring '09
- Supreme Court of the United States, Habeas corpus, writ, Earl Long, Habeas corpus in the United States