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Kelvin H. Booty Jr.


438 U.S. 1 (1978) HOUCHINS, SHERIFF OF THE COUNTY OF ALAMEDA, CALIFORNIA v. KQED, INC., ET AL.   No. 76-1310. Supreme Court of United States.   Argued November 29, 1977. Decided June 26, 1978. CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT.*3 Kelvin H. Booty, Jr., argued the cause for petitioner…. Read more