Today we celebrate the anniversary of the 14th Amendment (ratified July 9, 1868). Here’s what you need to know.
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This week, the Supreme Court laid the groundwork to hear three controversial cases next term. Each case has the potential to upend constitutional law.
On June 26, 1978, the Supreme Court ruled in Regents of the University of California v. Bakke.
On June 19, 1961, the Supreme Court settled a case about police using a fake warrant to search a home that set a huge precedent linking the Fourth and 14th Amendments.
On June 12, 1967, the Supreme Court issued its Loving v. Virginia decision, which blocked states from passing laws that banned inter-racial marriages. Here is a brief recap of the this landmark civil rights case.