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L. Brooks Patterson

Lewis Brooks Patterson (born January 4, 1939) is an American lawyer and politician, currently County Executive of Oakland County, Michigan in Metro Detroit. [1]

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Alma mater

Alma mater (Latin: "nourishing/kind", "mother"; pl.) is an allegorical Latin phrase for a university or college.

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Automation Alley

Automation Alley is a technology business association and business accelerator dedicated to growing the economy of Southeast Michigan and enhancing the region’s reputation around the world.

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Bachelor's degree

A bachelor's degree (from Middle Latin baccalarius) or baccalaureate (from Modern Latin baccalaureatus) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completion of a course of study lasting three to seven years (depending on institution and academic discipline).

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CBS

CBS (an initialism of the network's former name, the Columbia Broadcasting System; corporate name CBS Broadcasting, Inc.) is an American commercial broadcast television and radio network that is the flagship property of CBS Corporation.

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County executive

A county executive is the head of the executive branch of government in a United States county.

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Desegregation busing

Desegregation busing in the United States (also known as forced busing or simply busing) is the practice of assigning and transporting students to schools in such a manner as to redress prior racial segregation of schools, or to overcome the effects of residential segregation on local school demographics.

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Detroit

Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the largest city on the United States–Canada border.

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Detroit Free Press

The Detroit Free Press is the largest daily newspaper in Detroit, Michigan, USA.

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Detroit Public Schools

Detroit Public Schools (DPS) is a school district that covers all of the city of Detroit, Michigan, United States and high school students in the insular city of Highland Park.

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Juris Doctor

The Juris Doctor degree (J.D. or JD) or Doctor of Jurisprudence degree (D.Jur. or DJur) is a professional doctorate Under "Data notes" this article mentions that the J.D. is a professional doctorate.

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Lawyer

A lawyer is a person who practices law, as a barrister, judge, attorney, counsel (counselor at law) or solicitor.

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Metro Detroit

The Detroit metropolitan area, often referred to as Metro Detroit, is a major metropolitan area located in Southeast Michigan, consisting of the city of Detroit and its surrounding area.

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Milliken v. Bradley

Milliken v. Bradley, 418 U.S. 717 (1974), was a significant United States Supreme Court case dealing with the planned desegregation busing of public school students across district lines among 53 school districts in metropolitan Detroit.

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Oakland County, Michigan

Oakland County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan and located northwest of Detroit, in that city's metropolitan area.

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Physical therapy

Physical therapy or physiotherapy (often abbreviated to PT) is a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialty that remediates impairments and promotes mobility, function, and quality of life through examination, diagnosis, prognosis, and physical intervention (therapy using mechanical force and movements).

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Politician

A politician (from Classical Greek πόλις, "polis") is a person holding or seeking an office within a government, usually by means of an election, voted for either by people or by a definitive group in the government.

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Prosecutor

The prosecutor is the chief legal representative of the prosecution in countries with either the common law adversarial system, or the civil law inquisitorial system.

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Snowmobile

A snowmobile, also known as a sled or a snowmachine, is a vehicle designed for winter travel and recreation on snow.

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Stent

In medicine, a stent is a tube or other device placed in the body to create a passage between two hollow spaces, and stenting is the placement of a stent.

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Supreme Court of the United States

The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) is the highest federal court of the United States.

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The Oakland Post (Michigan)

The Oakland Post is a weekly newspaper published in Oakland County, Michigan.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

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University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy

The University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy, (commonly referred to as U of D Jesuit, The High, Detroit Jesuit or U of D) founded in 1877, is one of two Jesuit high schools in the city of Detroit, Michigan (Loyola High School being the other).

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University of Detroit Mercy

University of Detroit Mercy (UDM) is a private, Roman Catholic co-educational university in Detroit, Michigan, United States, affiliated with the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits) and the Sisters of Mercy.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L._Brooks_Patterson

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