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Hill, John L. 1923-2007

Overview
Works: 12 works in 21 publications in 1 language and 1,579 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence  Archives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: KF373.H468, 340.092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John L Hill
Texan's guide to consumer protection by John L Hill( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Hill for the state of Texas : my years as attorney general by John L Hill( )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During his distinguished career, John L. Hill Jr. served as secretary of state, attorney general, and chief justice of the state supreme court - the only person who ever held all three state offices. This vivid new personal account brings to life the contentious issues that grabbed the attention of Texas government in the turbulent 1970s. John Hill for the State of Texas displays in dramatic detail the personalities, the high-stakes outcomes, and the powerful forces arrayed against Hill and his staff as they sought justice for the people of Texas. It is a must-read for anyone interested in modern Texas politics and history, biography, or modern legal history."--Jacket
John L. Hill : by John L Hill( )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Commercials used during Hill's campaign for the 1972 attorney general election in Texas, Democratic party
John Hill Campaign Office Records (Austin, Tex.)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, reports, minutes, financial documents, photographs, speeches, notes, lists, and printed material
Papers by Waggoner Carr( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes correspondence, speeches, campaign material, financial and legal material, newsclippings, literary productions, printed material, legislative materials, photographs, slides and media productions pertaining to the life and political activities of Waggoner Carr. Notable subjects include extensive investigative materials on the Kennedy Assassination, the 1966 United States Senate Campaign, the Watergate Conspiracy, material on, including tapes of, the Crime Investigating Committee of Texas, 1950-1953, and coverage of the Sharpstown Scandal Trials. Notable correspondence includes letters from Lyndon B. Johnson, Hubert Humphrey, George Mahon, Sam Rayburn, J. Edgar Hoover, Price Daniel, and Jimmy Durante. Collection bulks (1950-1975) with materials concerning Texas politics, and Carr's career as a politician
John L. Hill, Forum Arts, May 1, 1973 by John L Hill( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attorney General Hill's remarks address the question of what freedom, justice, and law mean in the American system of government. Law, in order to endure, must carry the stamp of approval of the community, and must be enforceable uniformly and fairly. Lawbreaking at any level, including the White House (a reference to the Watergate Affair), shakes the foundation of respect for law on which the U.S.A.'s survival depends. The contemporary challenge is to manage change so that law becomes a blessing and not a curse. Hill then argues the need for strengthening and reforming Texas's court system
 
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John Hill for the state of Texas : my years as attorney general
Alternative Names
John Hill amerikansk advokat

John Hill avvocato, politico e giudice statunitense

John Hill homme politique (Texas), né en 1923

John Hill Texanischer Politiker, geboren 1923

John Hill (Texas politician) Amerikaans advocaat (1923-2007)

جان هیل وکیل آمریکایی

Languages
English (20)

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