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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Davis_v._County_School_Board_of_Prince_Edward_County

Davis v. County School Board of Prince Edward County was one of the five cases combined into Brown v. Board of Education, the famous case in which the U.S. Supreme Court, in 1954, officially overturned racial segregation in U.S. public schools. The Davis case was the only such case to be initiated by a student protest.

www.nps.gov/brvb/learn/historyculture/virginia.htm

The school board was ordered to proceed with plans to equalize the African American students' school. When the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the ruling and ordered desegregation, white Virginians launched a campaign of massive resistance. The Board of Supervisors for Prince Edward County refused to appropriate ...

law.justia.com/cases/federal/district-courts/FSupp/149/431/1893911

149 F. Supp. 431 (1957). Dorothy E. DAVIS et al. v. COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD OF PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY et al. Civ. A. No. 1333. United States District Court E. D. Virginia, Richmond Division. January 23, 1957. Order Filed March 26, 1957. Oliver W. Hill, Martin A. Martin, Spottswood W. Robinson, III, Richmond, * 432 ...

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Prince Edward County. Davis, et. al. v. Davis, et. al. v. County School Board of Prince Edward County. Summary: In the Commonwealth of Virginia, the only way an African American could receive a high school diploma in the early twentieth century was by attending a private academy. Private high schools were operated by ...

www.ravellaw.com/opinions/96307a21d133ca05b286e606f27ee536

Davis v. County School Board. DAVIS et al. v. COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD OF PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY, VA., et al. 103 F.Supp. 337 (1952). Civ. A. No. 1333 . United States District Court E. D. Virginia, at Richmond. Heard February 25-29, 1952. Decided March 7, 1952. Oliver W. Hill, Spottswood W. Robinson, 3rd (Hill,  ...

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Slip Opinions: This page contains clickable hypertext links to read, search, and copy the full text of N.C. Supreme Court and N.C. Court of Appeals slip opinions in Workers' Compensation and Tort Award cases initially handled by the N.C. Industrial Commission (NCIC). The page also has links to court pages in the ...