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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 ... More »

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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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 ...

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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A case in which the Court found that the Georgia legislature lacked the authority to regulate the intercourse between citizens of the state and members of Native ...

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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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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 ...

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

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Worcester v. Georgia (). Argued: Decided: ___. Syllabus; Opinion, Marshall; Concurrence, Mclean. Syllabus. A writ of error was issued to "The Judges of the ...

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In a third case, Worcester v. Georgia (1832), the court ruled that only the federal government, not the states, had the right to impose their regulations on Indian ...

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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...