Landmark Court Cases:
Loving v. Virginia
Held that laws that prohibit marriage between races (anti-miscegenation statutes) are unconstitutional.
Loving v. Virginia, 388 U.S. 1 (1967), is a landmark civil rights decision of the
United States Supreme Court, which invalidated laws prohibiting interracial ...
In 1958, two residents of Virginia, Mildred Jeter, a black woman, and Richard
Loving, a white man, were married in the District of Columbia. The Lovings ...
Loving v. Virginia (No. 395). Argued: April 10, 1967. Decided: June 12, 1967 ...
Shortly after their marriage, the Lovings returned to Virginia and established their
Jun 10, 2016 ... When the Supreme Court heard arguments in the case Loving v. the
Commonwealth of Virginia, defendants Richard and Mildred Loving chose ...
LOVING v. VIRGINIA. SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES. 388 U.S. 1.
June 12, 1967, Decided Oral Argument in Loving v Virginia ...
Nov 4, 2016 ... Hollywood interpretations of true events always take some liberties with the truth,
but the new film Loving—based on the intriguing story of ...
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 ...
Oct 26, 2016 ... Loving depicts Richard and Mildred Loving's fight to protect their marriage. ... and
Mildred Loving made history when their fight for the state of Virginia to ... court's
opinion, just as he did in 1954 when the court ruled in Brown v.
May 6, 2008 ... In Loving v. Virginia, Warren wrote that miscegenation laws violated the
Constitution's equal protection clause. “We have consistently denied ...