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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brown_v._Board_of_Education

The case "Oliver Brown et al. v. The Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas" was named after Oliver Brown as a legal strategy to have a man at the head of the roster. The lawyers, and the National Chapter of the NAACP, also felt that having Mr. Brown at the head of the roster would be better received by the U.S. Supreme  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brown_v._Mississippi

Brown v. Mississippi, 297 U.S. 278, (1936), was a United States Supreme Court case that ruled that a defendant's involuntary confession that is extracted by police violence cannot be entered as evidence and violates the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.

www.oyez.org/cases/1940-1955/347us483

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka (1). Opinions. Syllabus · View Case. Appellant. Oliver Brown, Mrs. Richard Lawton, Mrs. Sadie Emmanuel, et al. ... The plaintiffs were denied relief based on the precedent set by Plessy v. Ferguson, which established the “separate but equal” doctrine that stated separate facilities for ...

www.aclu.org/cases/brown-v-lexington-county-et-al

Jul 22, 2017 ... In the latest front in the nationwide fight against debtors' prisons, on June 1, 2017, the American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit challenging the illegal arrest and incarceration of poor people in Lexington County, South Carolina, without a hearing or representation by counsel. Victims can avoid ...

supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/349/294/case.html

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. Reargued on the question of relief April 11-14, 1955. Opinion and judgments announced May 31, 1955*. 349 U.S. 294 .... Together with No. 2, Briggs et al. v. Elliott et al., on appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of South Carolina; No. 3, Davis et al. v.

supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/347/483/case.html

Belton et al., on certiorari to the Supreme Court of Delaware, argued December 11, 1952, reargued December 9, 1953. [Footnote 1]. In the Kansas case, Brown v. Board of Education, the plaintiffs are Negro children of elementary school age residing in Topeka. They brought this action in the United States District Court for  ...

www.nclrights.org/cases-and-policy/cases-and-advocacy/pickup-et-al-v-brown-et-al-and-welch-et-al-v-brown-et-al

On September 29, 2012, California Governor Jerry Brown signed the first law in the nation prohibiting state-licensed therapists from trying to change the sexual orientation or gender expression of a patient under 18 years old. Every leading medical and mental health organization in the country has warned that these ...

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Brown et. al. v. The Board of Education of Topeka, et. al. Summary: In Kansas there were eleven school integration cases dating from 1881 to 1949, prior to Brown in 1954. In many instances the schools for African American children were substandard facilities with out-of-date textbooks and often no basic school supplies.

www.archives.gov/education/lessons/brown-v-board

Aug 15, 2016 ... Background On May 17, 1954, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Earl Warren delivered the unanimous ruling in the landmark civil rights case Brown v. Board of Education of ... Five separate cases were filed in Kansas, South Carolina, Virginia, the District of Columbia, and Delaware: Oliver Brown et al. v. Board of ...