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.
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 ...
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 (). Argued: Decided: ___. Syllabus; Opinion, Marshall;
Concurrence, Mclean. Syllabus. A writ of error was issued to "The Judges of the ...
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 ...
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 ...
Worcester v. Georgia, 31 U.S. 6 Pet. 515 515 (1832). Worcester v. Georgia ...
between the State of Georgia, plaintiff, and Samuel A. Worcester, defendant, on
In the case of Worcester v. Georgia, Chief Justice John Marshall wrote that
despite the fact that the Cherokee lands lay within the geographical boundaries
... the cases never truly figured largely in the controversies that created them.
Worcester v. Georgia .... However, Marshall never set out to define a new legal.
Worcester v. Georgia (1832, Marshall). Established tribal autonomy within their
boundaries, i.e. the tribes were "distinct political communities, having territorial ...