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July 15, 1988 | Associated Press
Atty. Gen. Edwin Meese III announced Thursday that he will join the conservative Heritage Foundation and the Hoover Institution at Stanford University when he leaves the Justice Department next month. Meese, the subject of a just-completed 14-month criminal investigation into his involvement with scandal-plagued Wedtech Corp. and other matters, said he looks forward "to a more reflective period, without the white heat and daily pressures that come with high-level 1919251312Cabinet agency."
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July 14, 1988 | Associated Press
Atty. Gen. Edwin Meese III today announced he will join the conservative Heritage Foundation and the Hoover Institution at Stanford University when he leaves the Justice Department next month. Meese, the subject of a just-completed 14-month criminal investigation into his involvement with scandal-plagued Wedtech Corp. and other matters, said he looks forward "to a more reflective period, without the white heat and daily pressures that come with high-level 1919251312Cabinet agency."
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July 8, 1988 | DAN MORAIN and RONALD J. OSTROW, Times Staff Writers
Atty. Gen. Edwin Meese III is seriously considering agreements under which he would work full time at the Washington-based Heritage Foundation and hold a part-time post at the Hoover Institution when he leaves office in the next few weeks, officials at the two conservative think tanks said Thursday.
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May 22, 1988 | WILLIAM TROMBLEY, Times Staff Writer
After an escalating series of conflicts between trustees and top administrators of Stanford University and W. Glenn Campbell, the combative, conservative director of the Hoover Institution on campus, the Stanford Board of Trustees last week finally moved to force Campbell's retirement. A series of interviews with trustees, administrators and faculty leaders on both sides reveals that relations between Stanford and Hoover, never very good, have deteriorated badly in the first few months of 1988.
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May 18, 1988 | DAN MORAIN, Times Staff Writer
Stanford University's Board of Trustees announced Tuesday that it plans to replace W. Glenn Campbell, the combative director of the Hoover Institution. The action was the latest and potentially most divisive episode between the school and the think tank, members of which have been key advisers to President Reagan.
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December 10, 1987
Pepperdine University President David Davenport has been elected to to the Board of Overseers of the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace at Stanford University and to the executive committee of the Assn. of Independent California Colleges and Universities. Davenport will serve a three-year term on the Hoover Institution board.
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June 11, 1987 | MARK A. STEIN, Times Staff Writer
Thousands of personal papers belonging to the seminal Soviet revolutionary Leon Trotsky, including an attack against bitter rival Josef Stalin penned in invisible ink in the margins of a book, have been found by scholars at the Hoover Institution in Palo Alto. The remarkable find, consisting of 35 folders of photographs and more than 70 boxes of letters, speeches, notebooks, reports and other papers, were sold to the Stanford University-affiliated institute in 1963 by a Russian emigre, Boris I.
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