[News Script: Welfare] Part: 1 of 4
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The group that protested with a sit-in last week at
the Sta te welfaree Offices in Dallas are hailed into
court today, to show cause why they shouldn't be
held in contempt. iMrs. Tuth Jefferson led the three-
day demonstration, made up mainly of mothers on wel-
'-n, members of S ICK.
The protest continued
aftr it u s prohibited by a restraining
Services lawyers Douglas Larson and 2 olk
thit the restraining orer is invalid. Only ti-o
witnesses testified in District Judge Armstrong's
court today, one of them alegional welfare Director
Mrs. Rosalind Giles.
Dallas City attorney Bickley
did not appear in court, although subpoenaed, and the
judge refused both to force his appearance or delay
proceedings until he COULD appear. The welfare
mothers and. STICK members expressed resentment at the
court's position. The hearing will begin again
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Welfare], item, December 5, 1968; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1037826/m1/1/: accessed March 22, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.