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subpoena
used in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

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a legal order requiring witnesses to appear or documents related to an appeal be provided
  • The judge asked that Mrs. Henderson be subpoenaed, and when Momma arrived and said she was Mrs. Henderson, the judge, the bailiff and other whites in the audience laughed.
    p. 48.4

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