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Worcester v. Georgia

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Worcester v. Georgia, 31 U.S. (6 Pet.) 515 (1832), was a case in which the United States Supreme Court chose the conviction of Samuel Worcester and held that ...

Worcester v. Georgia (1832) | New Georgia Encyclopedia

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In the court case Worcester v. Georgia, the U.S. Supreme Court held in 1832 that the Cherokee Indians constituted a nation holding distinct sovereign powers.

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In the cases Cherokee Nation v. Georgia (1831) and Worcester v. Georgia (1832) , the U.S. Supreme Court considered its powers to enforce the rights of Native ...

What is the significance of Worcester v. Georgia? | Reference.com

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Worcester v. Georgia (1832) found that statutory jurisdiction of native lands was the sole right of the federal government, according to Touro College Law Center.

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The case of Worcester v. Georgia established the legal principle of 'tribal sovereignty.' Learn how this principle came about during a contentious...

Worcester v. Georgia - Justia US Supreme Court Center

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Georgia, 31 U.S. 6 Pet. 515 515 (1832). Worcester v. Georgia. 31 U.S. (6 Pet.) ...... error hath happened, to the great damage of the said Samuel A. Worcester, ...

Worcester v. Georgia | US Law | LII / Legal Information Institute

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Worcester v. Georgia (). Argued: Decided: ___. Syllabus; Opinion, Marshall ...... error hath happened, to the great damage of the said Samuel A. Worcester, as by  ...

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Georgia in 1831 and Worcester v. Georgia in 1832. Both cases developed out of Georgia's attempt to assert its jurisdiction over Cherokee land within the state ...

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Samuel Worcester was indicted in a superior court in Georgia "for residing on the 15th of July, 1831, in that part of the Cherokee Nation attached by the laws of ...

Primary Document: Worcester v. Georgia

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An act to add the territory lying within the chartered limits of Georgia, and now in ..... error hath happened, to the great damage of the said Samuel A. Worcester, ...

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Worcester v. Georgia deals with Georgia state laws that were passed in the middle of the 1800s. These laws were passed following an agreement reached ...

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The New Georgia Encyclopedia explains that Worcester v. Georgia was a U.S. Supreme Court case held in 1832 that established that the Cherokee Indians ...