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The Wiley W. Manuel Courthouse at 661 Washington Street was completed in March of 1982, and was formally named for Wiley Manuel at a ceremony on May 21, 1982. 1 Construction of the courthouse and adjoining jail was troubled for many reasons. 2

Links and References

  1. Manuel courthouse dedicated Oakland Tribune May 22, 1982
  2. Courthouse-jail problems pile up (continuation of articleOakland Tribune November 29, 1981