Beggs Interviewed by ACLU Oral History Project

Emeritus Clinical Professor Gordon Beggs was interviewed for the American Civil Liberties Union’s Oral History Project regarding his service to the ACLU.   Beggs’ ACLU service included helping organize a student ACLU chapter at the University of Pennsylvania in 1968 to address police practices at anti-war demonstrations, serving as a Law Student Civil Rights Research Council Intern while a student at Penn Law, holding five positions with the ACLU of Ohio beginning as Cleveland Executive Director in 1973 and finishing as Ohio Legal Director 1989-1991.  He handled four major cases as volunteer attorney during his first years at Cleveland-Marshall.

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