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Newspaper article describing the number of police prepared to move against the students who had locked administrators inside Ballantine Hall. No police entered the building, and the students disbanded on their own at the end of the meeting.

Taken…

Newspaper brief describing the results of the trial of seven individuals involved in the Ballantine lock-in two years earlier. All defendants were found not guilty of the charge of "Rout," a misdemeanor offense originally devised to curtail the…

Newspaper article describing the proceedings of the trial of seven individuals facing misdemeanor charges related to their participation in the Ballantine lock-in two years earlier.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student…

Newspaper brief documenting the start of the trial for one professor and six former IU students on misdemeanor charges related to their participation in the Ballantine lock-in.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations -…

Article from the underground newspaper The Spectator describing the Grand Jury indictments of 9 persons from IU involved in the Ballantine lock-in. The article is harshly critical of the charges and the Indiana government in general. Taken from…

Newspaper article documenting court activity regarding the trial of nine people indicted by the Grand Jury for their participation in the Ballantine lock-in.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations - Ballantine Lock-in"

Print response to a radio editorial regarding the punishment of the students involved in the Ballantine lock-in. The radio station had called for the suspension of students involved, but in this response IU Student Senate president pro-tem Dean…

Flyer calling for students to gather to help plan for the defense of those being indicted by the Grand Jury for involvement in the Ballantine lock-in.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference file "Student Demonstrations May 1969"

Newspaper opinion column containing letters from those both supportive of and against the student unrest at IU. Particularly notable are two letters arguing against an earlier editorial regarding the Ballatine lock-in.

Taken from the IU Archives'…

Newspaper article discussing the position of Indiana Lieutenant Governor Richard Folz regarding student activists. Folz was of the opinion that all such agitators who violate school rules should be expelled.

Taken from the IU Archives' reference…