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Case: Loving v. Commonwealth of Virginia

59-04138 | Virginia state trial court

Filed Date: 1959

Clearinghouse coding in progress

Case Summary

None

People


Judge(s)

Stewart, Potter (District of Columbia)

Warren, Earl (District of Columbia)

Other Attorney(s)

Active

Judge(s)

Stewart, Potter (District of Columbia)

Warren, Earl (District of Columbia)

Other Attorney(s)

Doar, John (District of Columbia)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

00395

[Untitled]

Supreme Court of the United States

June 12, 1967

June 12, 1967

Order/Opinion

00395

Opinion of the Court

Loving v. Virginia

Supreme Court of the United States

June 12, 1967

June 12, 1967

Order/Opinion

00395

[Untitled]

Supreme Court of the United States

June 12, 1967

June 12, 1967

Order/Opinion

Docket

Last updated Sept. 9, 2022, 3 a.m.

Docket sheet not available via the Clearinghouse.

Case Details

State / Territory: Virginia

Case Type(s):

Public Benefits/Government Services

Special Collection(s):

Civil Rights Division Archival Collection

Key Dates

Filing Date: 1959

Case Ongoing: No

Plaintiffs

Plaintiff Type(s):

Private Plaintiff

Defendants

Defendant Type(s):

Jurisdiction-wide

Case Details

Constitutional Clause(s):

Due Process

Due Process: Substantive Due Process

Equal Protection

Availably Documents:

Any published opinion

U.S. Supreme Court merits opinion

Outcome

Source of Relief:

Litigation

Issues

Discrimination-basis:

Race discrimination

Race:

Black