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Important Supreme Court Cases of the 1800's and 1900's

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Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Mvm Mabury v. Madison The Supreme Court can decide that something is unconstitutional and decide against the Congress.
Mccullah McCullah v. Maryland This case ruled that banks that were not state affliated with Marland did not have to pay taxes to the federal bank of Maryland unless they had a note with them.
Gvo Gibbons v. Ogden The Case decided that Congress had the right to control Commerce.
Dred Dred Scott v. Sandford The Dred was suing his owners wife for freedom because he was moved from a slave state to a free state. Dred lost because of the Missouri Comprimise.
Imagesca7euf83 Plessy v. Ferguson This case stated that the equal but seperate accoumadations on railroad cars was not breaking the 14th amendment.
Imagescaict472 Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka This case allowed anyone regardless of color a public education.
Imagescaknoliz Gideon v. Wainwright This cases states that everyone has the right for a public defender when being tried in court.
Imagesca7m20ql New York Times v. Sullivan This one states that the media can be sued for falseness publicly given but only if you can prove untruth.
Untitled Miranda v. Arizona Gives you the right to not incremenate yourself. It also gives you the right to an attorney.
Imagesca7h4ecx Roe v. Wade This case states that pregnant women can have an abortion in the 1st trimester and 1st trimester only.
Untitled Regents of the University of California v. Bakke Read more: Milestone Cases in Supreme Court History — Infoplease.com http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0101289.html#ixzz27cAgwNi6 This cases says they just because of race they have to be fair about scores also.