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18 May 2009, 2:22 pm
This article from Politico marks the 102nd anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling Plessey v. [read post]
20 Jan 2011, 6:26 pm by David Bernstein
(David Bernstein) As Ilya notes below, the Fifth Circuit has upheld the University of Texas’s racial and ethnic preference practices in Fisher v. [read post]
28 Jun 2018, 2:54 pm by Kent Scheidegger
Wyoming, "Whether Wyoming's admission to the Union or the establishment of the Bighorn National Forest abrogated the Crow Tribe of Indians' 1868 federal treaty right to hunt on the 'unoccupied lands of the United States,' thereby permitting the present-day criminal conviction of a Crow member who engaged in subsistence hunting for his family. [read post]
18 May 2012, 11:18 am by Brando Simeo Starkey
In 1947, Texas, because the state had no black law school, created the Texas State University for Negroes School of Law, which the Baltimore Afro-American, a black newspaper, derisively called the “Texas JC (Jim Crow) Law school.”   [read post]
14 Feb 2013, 9:20 am by Ilya Shapiro
 Moreover, the coverage formula is a Jim Crow anachronism; the racial gap in voter registration and turnout, for example, is lower in states originally covered by Section 5 than nationwide. [read post]
24 Dec 2007, 3:36 am
Therefore, a forgotten but large body of cases from the Jim Crow-era holds Yick Wo categorically inapplicable to prosecutions for conduct the state has the power to criminalize. [read post]
2 Jun 2015, 2:49 am by NCC Staff
As late as 1948, two states (Arizona and New Mexico) had laws that barred many American Indians from voting, and American Indians faced some of the same barriers as blacks, until passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1965, including Jim Crow-like tactics and poll taxes. [read post]
19 Apr 2015, 3:55 pm by Arizona Employment Law Letter
Here are some recent developments on the sexual orientation front: In June 2013, in United States v. [read post]
12 Jul 2007, 8:27 pm
Perhaps all parties are waiting to see if it actually works before crowing about the dawn of a new era of good feeling between the OCC and its state nemeses counterparts. [read post]
24 Aug 2017, 12:26 pm by Ilya Somin
The Jim Crow system had driven blacks out of the southern electorate by the start of the 20th century. [read post]
21 Nov 2013, 9:18 am by By Molly Rugg, Paralegal, ACLU
We at the ACLU see that as a major problem, so today we filed suit to challenge this dual registration system in the case Belenky v. [read post]
16 Sep 2011, 1:45 pm by Kevin Maillard
Is the effort to expel of people of African descent from Indian tribes an exercise of tribal sovereignty, as tribal leaders claim, or a reversion to Jim Crow, as the Freedmen argue? [read post]
15 Apr 2011, 7:54 am by Randall Hodgkinson
Rick Kittel and KU Defender Project intern Josh Berry won in State v. [read post]
27 May 2018, 2:35 pm by Ilya Somin
The similarity between deportation for crimes and conventional criminal punishment has been recognized by no less an authority than the United States Supreme Court, in the recent case of Sessions v. [read post]