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Doris B. Bunte v. Mayor of Boston case files

 Series
Identifier: 0700.035

Dates

  • 1971-1972

Creator

Historical note

This is a petition for a writ of certiorari brought by Doris B. Bunte, a former member of the Boston Housing Authority, against the mayor of Boston and the Boston city council. Mrs. Bunte was, on July 13, 1971, removed from office as a member of the Boston Housing Authority (the authority) for misconduct in office in accordance with the procedure established for such removals by G.L.c. 121B, ยง 6. This statute provides that the mayor of a city may, with the approval of the city council, after a hearing, remove from office because of inefficiency, neglect of duty or misconduct in office, any member of a housing or redevelopment authority appointed by such city. All of the charges in this case were based on misconduct in office.

Extent

2 Cubic feet

Language of Materials

English

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Repository Details

Part of the City of Boston Archives Repository

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