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. SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES. 388 U.S. 1.
June 12, 1967, Decided Oral Argument in Loving v Virginia ...
In Loving v. Virginia, decided on June 12, 1967, the U.S. Supreme Court
unanimously struck down Virginia's law prohibiting interracial marriages as a
Facts. The state of Virginia enacted laws making it a felony for a white person to
intermarry with a black person or a black person to intermarry with a white ...
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 ...
Jun 3, 2016 ... Mildred Loving was born on July 22, 1939, in Central Point, Virginia. ... When that
Virginia court upheld the original ruling, the case Loving v.
During Black History month we spotlight the landmark Supreme Court case of
Loving v. Virginia (1967), which declared anti-miscegenation laws (laws banning
May 6, 2008 ... In Loving v. Virginia, Warren wrote that miscegenation laws violated the
Constitution's equal protection clause. “We have consistently denied ...
May 14, 2008 ... The couple became celebrities after the landmark ruling known as Loving v.
Virginia. But Mildred and Richard wanted nothing to do with fame.