Court Case Timeline

  • Strauder v. West Virginia

    Change of state law prohibiting non-white males from
    sitting on a jury.
  • Corrigan v. Buckley

    Decision At this time this action closed the door to racial integration in housing (Whites can not sell to Blacks) that had been open 1917 Buchanan v. Warley.
  • Scottsboro Trail

    Nine black boys tried, convected and sentenced to death. Varried out come for each of the nine.
  • Smith v. Allwright

    The right for Blacks to vote in primary election in Texas
  • Toyosaburo Korematsu v. United States

    An American Japanese citizen was arrested for remaining in California against exclusion order #34 of the commanging General of the U.S. Army removing all Japanese from California after Pearl Harbor Attack.
  • Morgan v. Virginia

    Almost 10 years before Rosa Parks challenged Montgomery AL. on bus setting Morgan challenged Virgina.
  • Brown v. Board of Education (1)

    The 14Th amendment answers segregation of children of race in public schools
  • Davis et al. v. the St. Louis Housing Authority

    Case ended legal racial discrimination in public housing (landmark NAACP case). Freeman primary Source.
  • Heart of Atlanta Motel, Inc. v. United States

    Civil rights act of 1964 prohibits discrimination based on a customers race, color, religion, or national origin. Motel challenged the Constitutionality.
  • Loving v. Virginia at Thirty

    Case envolves a couple one black one white that married, were found quilty of vialing The Racial Integrity Act of Virginia.