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Civil Rights Supreme Court cases
Plessy v Ferguson
Brown v Board of Education
Mendez v Westminister ISD
Hernandez v Texas
Established "separate but equal" facilities
Ended public school segregation
No segregation of Mexican American children without specific…
Mexican Americans cannot be excluded in practice from juries
Plessy v Ferguson
Established "separate but equal" facilities
Brown v Board of Education
Ended public school segregation
22 terms
Civil Rights Supreme Court
13th
14th
15th
Dred Scott
1865. Amendments abolishing and continually prohibiting slave…
(1) All persons born in the U.S. are citizens; (2) no person…
Citizens cannot be denied the right to vote because of race,…
A black slave, had lived with his master for 5 years in Illin…
13th
1865. Amendments abolishing and continually prohibiting slave…
14th
(1) All persons born in the U.S. are citizens; (2) no person…
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The Supreme Court and Civil Rights
How did the verdict in Brown v. Board…
Why was Homer Plessy arrested?
What factor do Plessy v. Ferguson, Bro…
Compared with the decision in Plessy v…
It set a new legal precedent on the issue of segregation.
He sat down in a train's whites-only car.
NOT All three cases took place in the twentieth century.... All…
refutes the doctrine of "separate but equal."
How did the verdict in Brown v. Board…
It set a new legal precedent on the issue of segregation.
Why was Homer Plessy arrested?
He sat down in a train's whites-only car.
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The Supreme Court and Civil Rights
What were affirmative action programs…
Which term is defined as "promoting mi…
When Chief Justice Earl Warren stated,…
Why did Allan Bakke file a lawsuit?
Diversity
Affirmative action
Low self-esteem can have a negative impact on grades
He felt he was denied admission to school based on race.
What were affirmative action programs…
Diversity
Which term is defined as "promoting mi…
Affirmative action
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Supreme Court & Civil Rights
Which of these statements was implied…
What did Justice Brown's verdict in Pl…
Why were civil rights supporters disap…
What does the term "mandate" mean in t…
Segregation could lead to feelings of inferiority. ... Segregati…
It was against the law to segregate people based on race. ... La…
The court rejected the idea of "separate but equal."... The cour…
a requirement... a proposition... a doctrine... a responsibility
Which of these statements was implied…
Segregation could lead to feelings of inferiority. ... Segregati…
What did Justice Brown's verdict in Pl…
It was against the law to segregate people based on race. ... La…
Civil rights and Supreme Court
Civil rights
What is the constitutional basis for c…
Amendment 14
Citizenship clause
Guarantees by the government
Government must provide them to people
Citizenship cause due process clause equal protection clause…
Defined citizenship by birth ornaturalization
Civil rights
Guarantees by the government
What is the constitutional basis for c…
Government must provide them to people
Supreme Court and Civil Rights
Brown vs Board of Education Topeka
University of California vs Bakke
Adarand Contractors vs Pena
Gratz vs Bollinger
1954
1978
1995
2003
Brown vs Board of Education Topeka
1954
University of California vs Bakke
1978
Civil Rights & Supreme Court
Citizenship Clause
Due Process Clause
Equal Protection Clause
Plessy v Ferguson
defines citizenship by biryh ot naturalization
Requires states to use due process
Requires states to treat people equally under the law
Separate but equal, legally allowed segregation
Citizenship Clause
defines citizenship by biryh ot naturalization
Due Process Clause
Requires states to use due process
The Supreme Court and Civil Rights
Federal Judiciary Act of 1789
Rule of four
Judicial Review
Marbury v. Madison
a United States federal statute adopted on September 24, 1789…
The rule that states that in order for the SC to review a cas…
The ability that the judicial branch has to decide if laws an…
This case established judicial review because the Supreme Cou…
Federal Judiciary Act of 1789
a United States federal statute adopted on September 24, 1789…
Rule of four
The rule that states that in order for the SC to review a cas…
The Supreme Court and Civil Rights
Why was Homer Plessy arrested?
Which of these statements was implied…
What were affirmative action programs…
What was the Supreme Court in the Brow…
He sat down in a train's whites-only car.
Segregation could lead to feelings of inferiority.
diversity
You made the wrong decision.
Why was Homer Plessy arrested?
He sat down in a train's whites-only car.
Which of these statements was implied…
Segregation could lead to feelings of inferiority.
AP Government Supreme Court Cases for Civil Liberties & Civil Rights
Gitlow v. New York
Everson v. Board of Education
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Schneck v. United States
Established precedent of federalizing Bill of Rights (applyin…
(1947) The Court upheld a New Jersey policy of refunding pare…
The 1971 Supreme Court decision that established that aid to…
A 1919 decision upholding the conviction of a socialist who h…
Gitlow v. New York
Established precedent of federalizing Bill of Rights (applyin…
Everson v. Board of Education
(1947) The Court upheld a New Jersey policy of refunding pare…
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The Supreme Court and Civil Rights
How did the verdict in Brown v. Board…
Why was Homer Plessy arrested?
What factor do Plessy v. Ferguson, Bro…
Compared with the decision in Plessy v…
It set a new legal precedent on the issue of segregation.
He sat down in a train's whites-only car.
NOT All three cases took place in the twentieth century.... All…
refutes the doctrine of "separate but equal."
How did the verdict in Brown v. Board…
It set a new legal precedent on the issue of segregation.
Why was Homer Plessy arrested?
He sat down in a train's whites-only car.
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Supreme Court and Civil Rights/Liberties
Original Jurisdiction
Appellate Jurisdiction
Appeal
Judicial review
the types of cases that go directly to the Supreme Court
cases that work their way up to the Supreme Court on appeal
to dispute a decision by asking a higher court to reexamine t…
the court declares a law to be unconstitution (also not in th…
Original Jurisdiction
the types of cases that go directly to the Supreme Court
Appellate Jurisdiction
cases that work their way up to the Supreme Court on appeal
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AP Government Chapter 6 Civil Rights Vocab and Supreme Court Cases
Civil Rights
suspect classifications
Strict Scrunity
Separate-but-equal doctorine
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
A Supreme Court test to see if a law denies equal protection…
The doctrine established in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) that Af…
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
suspect classifications
Classifications of people on the basis of their race or ethni…
African American Civil Rights 1865-1992 - Federal government - Supreme Court
Slaughterhouse Case 1873
US v Cruikshank 1876
Plessy v Ferguson 1896
Mississippi v Williams 1898
Rights of citizens should stay under State control rather tha…
Enforcement Act which empowered Federal officers to take acti…
It was decided that the racial segregation of railway carriag…
The poll tax voting qualification was constitutional. It was…
Slaughterhouse Case 1873
Rights of citizens should stay under State control rather tha…
US v Cruikshank 1876
Enforcement Act which empowered Federal officers to take acti…
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Supreme Court and Civil Liberties/Civil Rights
original jurisdiction
appellate jurisdiction
Power to create courts/set jurisdiction
writ of certiorari
Supreme Court must hear cases involving state v. state or a f…
most cases come to the Supreme Court on appeal from a lower c…
Congress
must be filed by a person with standing who has lost in a low…
original jurisdiction
Supreme Court must hear cases involving state v. state or a f…
appellate jurisdiction
most cases come to the Supreme Court on appeal from a lower c…
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Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Brown v. Board of Education
Mendez v. Westminster
Hernandez v. Texas
Delgado v. Bastrop I.S.D
Argued by Thurgood Marshall in 1954, challenged the "separate…
Federal court case that challenged racial segregation in Oran…
U.S. Supreme Court case that decided Mexican Americans and ot…
U.S. Federal District Court case that decided the separation…
Brown v. Board of Education
Argued by Thurgood Marshall in 1954, challenged the "separate…
Mendez v. Westminster
Federal court case that challenged racial segregation in Oran…
Supreme Court Cases: Civil Rights
Dred Scott v Sanford (1857)
Plessy v Ferguson (1896)
Brown v Board of Education (1954)
Marbury V Madison (1803)
The Supreme Court decision ruling that a slave who had escape…
A Supreme Court decision that provided a constitutional justi…
The Supreme Court Decision holding that school segregation in…
The case in which Chief Justice John Marshall and his associa…
Dred Scott v Sanford (1857)
The Supreme Court decision ruling that a slave who had escape…
Plessy v Ferguson (1896)
A Supreme Court decision that provided a constitutional justi…
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Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Plessy v Ferguson... 1896
Boy Scouts of American v Dale 1999
United States v Virginia VMI 1995
Griswold v Connecticut 1964
Homer Plessy considered 1/8 African American, sat in the "whi…
The Boy Scouts of America revoked former Eagle Scout and assi…
The Virginia Military Institute (VMI) boasted a long and prou…
Griswold was the Executive Director of the Planned Parenthood…
Plessy v Ferguson... 1896
Homer Plessy considered 1/8 African American, sat in the "whi…
Boy Scouts of American v Dale 1999
The Boy Scouts of America revoked former Eagle Scout and assi…
Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Wal-Mart v. Dukes
Dred Scott v. Sandford
Plessy v. Ferguson
Muller v. Oregon
Year Decided: 2011... Question: Can the small group of woman who…
Year Decided: 1857... Question: Was Dred Scott free or a slave?…
Year Decided: 1896... Question: Is Louisiana's law mandating rac…
Year Decided: 1908... Question: Does the Oregon law violate a wo…
Wal-Mart v. Dukes
Year Decided: 2011... Question: Can the small group of woman who…
Dred Scott v. Sandford
Year Decided: 1857... Question: Was Dred Scott free or a slave?…
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Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Griswold v. Connecticut (1965)
Engel v Vitale (1962)
New York Times v US (1971)
Lemon v Kurtzman (1971)
SC stated married couple's decision to use birth control was…
SC ruled school-sanctioned prayer in public school was uncons…
Reinforced the right to publish things in the news in the nam…
established a three part test to determine whether the govern…
Griswold v. Connecticut (1965)
SC stated married couple's decision to use birth control was…
Engel v Vitale (1962)
SC ruled school-sanctioned prayer in public school was uncons…
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AP US Government: Civil liberties/rights Supreme Court cases
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
Engel v. Vitale (1962)
Near v. Minnesota (1925)
Gitlow arrested for criminal anarchy. Established precedent o…
For a law to be considered constitutional under the 1st Amend…
Prohibited state-sponsored recitation of prayer in public sch…
Government officials wanted to censor criticism published in…
Gitlow v. New York (1925)
Gitlow arrested for criminal anarchy. Established precedent o…
Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
For a law to be considered constitutional under the 1st Amend…
Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Brown v. Board of Education (1954)
Green v. County School Board of New Ke…
Swann v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board o…
Upheld separate-but-equal facilities for white and black people
Said that separate public schools are unequal, starting racia…
Banned a freedom-of-choice plan for integrating schools, sugg…
Approved busing and redrawing district lines as ways of integ…
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Upheld separate-but-equal facilities for white and black people
Brown v. Board of Education (1954)
Said that separate public schools are unequal, starting racia…
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Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Reynolds vs Sims (1963)
Crawford vs Marion County Election Boa…
Plessy vs Ferguson (1896)
Roe vs Wade (1971)
KQ: Did Alabama violate the EPC with their apportionment laws…
KQ: Are photo ID laws undue burden?... D: 6-3 for the law... SCT: R…
KQ: Are segregation laws for transportation in violation of t…
KQ: Can states limit a woman's right to an abortion?... D: 7-2 f…
Reynolds vs Sims (1963)
KQ: Did Alabama violate the EPC with their apportionment laws…
Crawford vs Marion County Election Boa…
KQ: Are photo ID laws undue burden?... D: 6-3 for the law... SCT: R…
Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Brown v. BOE
Engel v. Vitale
Everson v. BOE
Gideon v. Wainwright
struck down "separate but equal" segregation in public educat…
ruled it is unconstitutional for state officials to compose a…
allowed free transportation for students of parochial schools
ruled that states are required to provide counsel in criminal…
Brown v. BOE
struck down "separate but equal" segregation in public educat…
Engel v. Vitale
ruled it is unconstitutional for state officials to compose a…
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Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Dred Scott Case
Plessy v Ferguson
Brown v Board of Education
Green v County School Board of New Ken…
Congress had no authority to ban slavery in a territory. A sl…
Upheld separate-but-equal facilities for white and black peop…
Said that separate public schools are inherently unequal, thu…
Banned a freedom-of-choice plan for integrating schools, sugg…
Dred Scott Case
Congress had no authority to ban slavery in a territory. A sl…
Plessy v Ferguson
Upheld separate-but-equal facilities for white and black peop…
Supreme Court Cases: Civil Rights
Dred Scott v Sanford (1857)
Plessy v Ferguson (1896)
Smith v Allwright (1944)
Sweatt v Painter (1950)
The supreme court decision ruling that a slave who had escape…
A supreme court decision that provided a constitutional justi…
The supreme court declared white primaries unconstitutional.
a U.S. Supreme Court case that successfully challenged the "s…
Dred Scott v Sanford (1857)
The supreme court decision ruling that a slave who had escape…
Plessy v Ferguson (1896)
A supreme court decision that provided a constitutional justi…
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U.S Government Supreme Court Cases for Civil Liberties and Rights
Marbury v Madison
Gibbons v Ogden
McCulloch v Maryland
Schenck v United States
Gave the court the power of judicial branch
States can't interfere with interstate commerce
Gave Maryland the authority to put a tax on bank notes
Ain't-war speech and any speech that poses a clear and presen…
Marbury v Madison
Gave the court the power of judicial branch
Gibbons v Ogden
States can't interfere with interstate commerce
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supreme court and civil rights vocabulary
civil law
criminal law
constitutional court
Legislative court
-rules and relationships between two citizens (divorce)
-you rob a bank or murder someone
-lower federal courts which were created by article 3 (distri…
-created by congress (article 1 sec. 8) ... (tax court, military…
civil law
-rules and relationships between two citizens (divorce)
criminal law
-you rob a bank or murder someone
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Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Webster vs. Reproductive Health Servic…
Planned Parenthood vs. Casey (1992)
Gonzales vs. Carhart (2007)
United Steelworkers vs. Weber (1979)
Background: ... the state of Missouri enacted legislation that p…
Background:... Pennsylvania amended its abortion control law in…
Background:... In 2003, the President signed the Partial-Birth A…
Background:... The United Steelworkers of America and the Kaiser…
Webster vs. Reproductive Health Servic…
Background: ... the state of Missouri enacted legislation that p…
Planned Parenthood vs. Casey (1992)
Background:... Pennsylvania amended its abortion control law in…
5 terms
Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Dred Scott v Sanford (1857)
Plessy v Ferguson (1896)
Brown v Board of Education (1954)
Green v County School Board of New Ken…
Congress had no authority to ban slavery in a territory. A sl…
Upheld seperate-but-equal facilities for white and black peop…
Said seperate public schools are inherently unequal, thus sta…
Banned a freedom-of-choice plan for integrating schools, sugg…
Dred Scott v Sanford (1857)
Congress had no authority to ban slavery in a territory. A sl…
Plessy v Ferguson (1896)
Upheld seperate-but-equal facilities for white and black peop…
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Civil rights Supreme Court cases
Plessy v Ferguson 1896
Scottsborough 1935
Smith v. Allwright 1944
Morgan v. Virginia 1946
Established legality of Jim Crow Laws "Separate but equal" -…
Exclusion of African-Americans from an all-white jury had bee…
Struck down all white primary elections in Texas - overturned…
Declared segregation on interstate travel as unconstitutional
Plessy v Ferguson 1896
Established legality of Jim Crow Laws "Separate but equal" -…
Scottsborough 1935
Exclusion of African-Americans from an all-white jury had bee…
Supreme Court cases: civil rights
Smith v Allwright
Harper v Virginia Board of Elections
Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez
Korematsu v. United States
In Texas, "voluntary association" allowed only whites to part…
Filed suit alleging that the state's poll tax was unconstitut…
Pueblo passed a membership ordinance which denied membership…
Basically, an executive order to exclude all Japanese made th…
Smith v Allwright
In Texas, "voluntary association" allowed only whites to part…
Harper v Virginia Board of Elections
Filed suit alleging that the state's poll tax was unconstitut…
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Government Unit 3: the Supreme Court and Your Rights
jurisdiction
appeal
civil
criminal
the official power to make legal decisions and judgments
an application to a higher court for a decision to be reversed
law determining private rights and liabilities
law involving crimes
jurisdiction
the official power to make legal decisions and judgments
appeal
an application to a higher court for a decision to be reversed
Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Brown vs. Board of Education
Sweatt vs. Painter
Plessy vs. Ferguson
Mendez vs. Westminster
🔺 Who was involved: African Americans and Whites.... 🔺 What was…
🔺 Who was involved: Herman Marion Sweatt and a Law school.... 🔺…
🔺 Who was involved: Homer Adolph Plessy and the Supreme Court…
🔺Who was involved: Thomas Estrada, William Guzman, Gonzado Me…
Brown vs. Board of Education
🔺 Who was involved: African Americans and Whites.... 🔺 What was…
Sweatt vs. Painter
🔺 Who was involved: Herman Marion Sweatt and a Law school.... 🔺…
15 terms
Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Dred Scott vs Sanford (1857)
Civil Rights Cases (1883)
Plessy vs Ferguson (1896)
Brown vs BOE (1954)
Ruled that blacks were not persons under the Constitution.
Declared the Civil Rights Act of 1875 unconstitutional; allow…
Upheld Jim Crow laws by allowing separate facilities as long…
Overturned Plessy ruling that separate but equal was unconsti…
Dred Scott vs Sanford (1857)
Ruled that blacks were not persons under the Constitution.
Civil Rights Cases (1883)
Declared the Civil Rights Act of 1875 unconstitutional; allow…
Supreme Court Cases: Civil Rights
Walmart vs. Dukes
Dred Scott v. Sanford
The Civil Rights Cases
Plessy v. Ferguson
Supreme Court will decide whether the district court properly…
Established that slaves were property based on the due proces…
Ruled that Constitutional amendments against discrimination a…
"Separate but Equal" was acceptable
Walmart vs. Dukes
Supreme Court will decide whether the district court properly…
Dred Scott v. Sanford
Established that slaves were property based on the due proces…
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Supreme Court Cases Civil Rights
Dred Scott case, Scott v. Sanford (1857)
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Brown v. Board of Education (1954)
Swann v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board o…
Congress had no authority to ban slavery in a territory. A sl…
Upheld seperate-but-equal facilities for white and black peop…
Said seperate public schools are inherently unequal, thus sta…
Approved busing and redrawing district lines as ways of integ…
Dred Scott case, Scott v. Sanford (1857)
Congress had no authority to ban slavery in a territory. A sl…
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Upheld seperate-but-equal facilities for white and black peop…
civil rights supreme court cases
Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857)
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
McLaurin v. Oklahoma state Regents (19…
Sweatt v. Painter (1950)
A slave had resided with his master for several years in the…
The Court upheld a Louisiana law that required railroads to p…
A black man, admitted as a graduate student to the University…
The Court ordered a black man admitted to the University of T…
Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857)
A slave had resided with his master for several years in the…
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
The Court upheld a Louisiana law that required railroads to p…
Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857)
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Brown v. Board of Education (1954)
Loving v. Virginia (1967)
Q: Was Dred Scott free or slave?... A: Dred Scott was a slave. U…
Q: Is Louisiana's law mandating racial segregation on its tra…
Q:Does the segregation of public education based solely on ra…
Q: Did Virginia's law banning interracial marriage violate th…
Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857)
Q: Was Dred Scott free or slave?... A: Dred Scott was a slave. U…
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Q: Is Louisiana's law mandating racial segregation on its tra…
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Civil Rights Supreme Court cases
Plessy v Ferguson
Brown v Board of Education
Mendez v Westminister ISD
Hernandez v Texas
Established "separate but equal" facilities
Ended public school segregation
No segregation of Mexican American children without specific…
Mexican Americans cannot be excluded in practice from juries
Plessy v Ferguson
Established "separate but equal" facilities
Brown v Board of Education
Ended public school segregation
Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Dred Scott Case (1857)
Bradwell v. Illinois (1873)
Minor v. Happerset (1875)
Civil Rights Cases (1883)
slaves are property, not citizens... Chief justice Robert Taney
women denied the right to practice law... "women unfit to be law…
voting is not a privilege of citizenship... state and national c…
combination of only five cases... prohibits only state/governmen…
Dred Scott Case (1857)
slaves are property, not citizens... Chief justice Robert Taney
Bradwell v. Illinois (1873)
women denied the right to practice law... "women unfit to be law…
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Supreme Court Cases- Civil Rights
Mapp v Ohio (1961)
Gitlow v NY (1925)
NYT v Sullivan (1964)
Engel v Vitale (1962)
4th Amendment- Search and Seizure (Selective incorporation)
Expanded and solidified the fourteenth amendment as the exten…
Established malice standard-freedom of speech/press
Banned prayer in public schools
Mapp v Ohio (1961)
4th Amendment- Search and Seizure (Selective incorporation)
Gitlow v NY (1925)
Expanded and solidified the fourteenth amendment as the exten…
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Supreme Court- Civil Liberties and Rights
Barron v. Baltimore
Schenck v. US
Gitlow v. New York
Tinker v. Des Moines
(1833) The Fifth Amendment was not applicable to the states,…
(1918) During wartime, utterances tolerable in peacetime can…
(1922) The First Amendment applies to states by virtue of the…
(1968) First Amendment free speech still applies in schools a…
Barron v. Baltimore
(1833) The Fifth Amendment was not applicable to the states,…
Schenck v. US
(1918) During wartime, utterances tolerable in peacetime can…
Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Smith v Alright
Sweatt v Painter
Browder vs Gale
Brown v Board if Education of Topeka
Eisenhower ... 1944... Thurgood Marshall rose in front of the Uni…
Eisenhower... 1949... In 1946, Heman Marion Sweatt, a black man,…
Eisenhower... 1956... Challenged the Alabama state statutes and M…
Eisenhower... 1954... The Court declared state laws establishing…
Smith v Alright
Eisenhower ... 1944... Thurgood Marshall rose in front of the Uni…
Sweatt v Painter
Eisenhower... 1949... In 1946, Heman Marion Sweatt, a black man,…
SUPREME COURT CASES (CIVIL RIGHTS)
Dred Scott vs Sanford (1857)... Race
Civil Rights Cases (1883)... Race
Plessy vs Ferguson (1896)... Race
Guinn vs US (1915)... Race
Blacks were not citizens
14th amendment cannot prohibit INDIVIDUALS from discriminator…
Separate but equal clause
Grandfather clauses violated the 15th amendment
Dred Scott vs Sanford (1857)... Race
Blacks were not citizens
Civil Rights Cases (1883)... Race
14th amendment cannot prohibit INDIVIDUALS from discriminator…
5 terms
Supreme Court Cases-Civil Rights
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Brown v. Board of Education (1954-55)
regents of the University of Californi…
Gratz v. Bollinger (2003)
"separate but equal"
Overturned plessy; segregated public facilities are unconstit…
Affirmative action...equal protection clause, 14th amenment.…
Struck down bonus points for race in University of Michigan u…
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
"separate but equal"
Brown v. Board of Education (1954-55)
Overturned plessy; segregated public facilities are unconstit…
57 terms
civil rights supreme court cases
Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857)
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
McLaurin v. Oklahoma state Regents (19…
Sweatt v. Painter (1950)
A slave had resided with his master for several years in the…
The Court upheld a Louisiana law that required railroads to p…
A black man, admitted as a graduate student to the University…
The Court ordered a black man admitted to the University of T…
Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857)
A slave had resided with his master for several years in the…
Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
The Court upheld a Louisiana law that required railroads to p…
9 terms
Supreme Court Cases- Civil Rights
Dred Scott v. Sandford
Plessy v. Ferguson
Brown v. Board of Education
Hernandez v. Texas
the 1857 decision ruling that a slave who had escaped to a fr…
the 1896 decision that provided a constitutional justificatio…
the 1954 decision holding that school segregation was inheren…
A 1954 Supreme Court decision that extrended protection again…
Dred Scott v. Sandford
the 1857 decision ruling that a slave who had escaped to a fr…
Plessy v. Ferguson
the 1896 decision that provided a constitutional justificatio…
18 terms
Civil Rights Supreme Court Cases
Plessy v. Ferguson
Brown v. Board of Education
Heart of Atlanta Motel v. United States
Swann v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board o…
(1896) the Court found that separate but equal accommodations…
(1954) Supreme Court decision holding that school segregation…
using the commerce clause as justification for this federal g…
(1971) Supreme Court ruled that all vestiges of state-imposed…
Plessy v. Ferguson
(1896) the Court found that separate but equal accommodations…
Brown v. Board of Education
(1954) Supreme Court decision holding that school segregation…
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