Landmark Court Cases:
Loving v. Virginia
Held that laws that prohibit marriage between races (anti-miscegenation statutes) are unconstitutional.
Loving v. Virginia, 388 U.S. 1 (1967), is a landmark civil rights decision of the
United States Supreme Court, which invalidated laws prohibiting interracial ...
In 1958, two residents of Virginia, Mildred Jeter, a black woman, and Richard
Loving, a white man, were married in the District of Columbia. The Lovings ...
Loving v. Virginia (No. 395). Argued: April 10, 1967. Decided: June 12, 1967 ...
Shortly after their marriage, the Lovings returned to Virginia and established their
In June 1958, two residents of Virginia, Mildred Jeter, a Negro woman, and
Richard Loving, a white man, were married in the District of Columbia pursuant to
Few cases were more aptly named than Loving v. Virginia, which pitted an
interracial couple – 17-year-old Mildred Jeter, who was black, and her childhood
In Loving v. Virginia, decided on June 12, 1967, the U.S. Supreme Court
unanimously struck down Virginia's law prohibiting interracial marriages as a
Syllabus; Case. U.S. Supreme Court. Loving v. Virginia, 388 U.S. 1 (1967).
Loving v. Virginia. No. 395. Argued April 10, 1967. Decided June 12, 1967. 388
Jun 12, 2015 ... June 12, 2015, marks the 48<sup>th</sup> anniversary of Loving v. Virginia, the Supreme
Court decision that invalidated interracial marriage bans.
Jun 11, 2007 ... On June 12, 1967, the U.S. Supreme Court legalized interracial marriage in the
landmark Loving v. Virginia ruling. A lawyer who argued the ...