#806391 Overall Influence

Charles L. Weltner

American politician


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From Wikipedia

Charles Longstreet Weltner was an American jurist and politician from the U.S. state of Georgia.Early years and education Weltner was born in Atlanta, Georgia. In 1948, he received a bachelor's degree from Oglethorpe University in suburban DeKalb County, Georgia. In 1950, he received a law degree from Columbia Law School in New York City. After serving two years in the United States Army, Weltner practiced law in Atlanta and worked to defeat Georgia's county-unit system and preserve the public school system after state leaders threatened to close the schools rather than integrate.

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Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

Oglethorpe University

Private liberal arts college in Brookhaven, GA, USA

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#24498 World Rank