Interracial marriage is a form of exogamy that involves a marriage between
spouses who belong to different races. It was historically a taboo in the United
States. It was formally declared legal in ...
Aug 20, 2015 ... The Court reached this conclusion even though the vast majority (72%) of
American adults were still opposed to legalizing interracial marriage ...
After an extensive legal battle, the Supreme Court ruled that laws prohibiting
interracial marriage were unconstitutional in June of 1967. Although such laws ...
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 ...
Feb 9, 2015 ... Back in 2000, Alabama became the last state in the country to overturn its ban on
interracial marriage. And despite more than three decades ...
The fact that Virginia prohibits only interracial marriages involving white persons
... shall be absolutely void without any decree of divorce or other legal process.
Jun 14, 2007 ... Virginia legalized interracial marriage across the country. "I cannot believe it's
been 40 years," Loving said in a recent interview with ABC News.
Dec 17, 2015 ... The Alabama Interracial Marriage Amendment, also known as Amendment 2,
was on the ballot in Alabama on November 7, 2000, as a ...
A timeline history of interracial marriage laws. ... a series of reforms intended to
gradually abolish slavery within the state and grant free blacks equal legal status.
state, interracial marriage / miscegenation legalized. Ohio, 1887. Oregon, 1951.
Montana, 1953. North Dakota, 1955. Colorado, 1957. South Dakota, 1957.