Lucy v. Adams, 350 U.S. 1 (1955), was a U.S. Supreme Court case that successfully established the right of all citizens to be accepted as students at the University of Alabama. The case involved black citizens Autherine Lucy and Polly Anne Myers, who ...


Lucy v. Adams, 134 F. Supp. 235 (N.D. Ala. 1955) case opinion from the US District Court for the Northern District of Alabama.


U.S. Supreme Court. Lucy v. Adams, 350 U.S. 1 (1955). Lucy v. Adams. No. ... The injunction which the District Court issued in this case, but suspended ... color, the right to enroll in the University of Alabama and pursue courses of study there.


Mar 21, 2008 ... Alabama (357 U.S. 449) was the landmark case in which the U.S. Supreme ... Autherine Lucy, Thurgood Marshall, and Arthur Shores NAACP v.


LUCY v. ADAMS(1955). No. 294. Argued: Decided: October 10, 1955. The injunction ... Petitioners, Autherine J. Lucy and Polly Anne Myers, citizens of Alabama, ...


The plaintiffs are citizens of Jefferson County, Alabama. Plaintiff Lucy attended Linden Academy at Linden, Alabama, from which institution she graduated in ...


United States Court of Appeals, Fifth CircuitFeb 1, 1956 ... situated, against William F. Adams, Dean of Admissions of the University of Alabama, charging that he ...


The University of Alabama was founded in 1831. ... to an end, Marshall and Shores launched what would become a three-year legal effort — Lucy and Myers vs.


Autherine Lucy and the University of Alabama. Thurgood ... Marshall had helped win the 1954 landmark Supreme Court desegregation case, Brown v. Board of ...