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John Howard Ferguson (June 10, 1838 – November 12, 1915) was an American lawyer and judge from Louisiana, most famous as the defendant in the Plessy v ...

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Aug 31, 2018 ... A Massachusetts native, Louisiana judge John Howard Ferguson presided over Homer Adolph Plessy's trial for violating the Louisiana law ...

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Other articles where John Howard Ferguson is discussed: Jim Crow law: Challenging the Separate Car Act: …new judge in Desdunes's case, John Ferguson, ...

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Convicted by a New Orleans court of violating the 1890 law, Plessy filed a petition against the presiding judge, Hon. John H. Ferguson, claiming that the law  ...

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18, 1892, Orleans Parish criminal court Judge John Howard Ferguson, a “ carpetbagger” descending from a Martha's Vineyard shipping family, became the  ...

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Judge John H. Ferguson of the District Court of Orleans parish presided over Plessy's trial for the crime of having refused to leave the whites-only car, and Plessy ...

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Jun 5, 2011 ... When Keith Plessy and Phoebe Ferguson decided to start a new civil ... The lone objection came from Justice John Marshall Harlan, whose ...

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Ferguson in 1896, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that racially separate facilities, if equal, did ... Judge John H. Ferguson upheld the law, and the case of Plessy v.

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PLESSY V. FERGUSON. As Americans we have ... He was then arrested and brought before New Orleans Parish Judge John Ferguson. Plessy and his attorney ...