In Topeka, Kansas in the 1950s, schools were segregated by race. Each day,
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(Note: Some of the case information is from Patterson, James T.
A case in which the Court decided that the "separate but equal" standards of racial segregation were unconstitutional, paving the way for the Civil Rights ...
The American system of
The 1954 United States Supreme Court decision in Oliver L.
The district court ruled in favor of the
Mother (Nettie Hunt) and daughter (Nickie) sit on steps of the Supreme Court
building on May 18, 1954, the day following the Court's historic decision in