Supreme Court Cases

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Marbury v Madison1803 (Judicial Review)
McCulloch v. Maryland1819 (Government's implied powers over states)
Dred Scot v. Stanford1857 (Denied citizenship to African-American slaves)
Plessy v. Ferguson1896 (Seperate but equal segregation laws in states)
Korematsu v. United States1944 (Internment of Japanese Americans during the Second World War)
Brown v. Board of Education 1954 (Separating black and white students is unconstitutional)
Gideon v. Wainwright1963 (Criminal defendants have a right to an attorney, even if they can't afford one)
New York Times v. Sullivan1964 (Lawsuits based on libels or deformation must show intent or recklessness)
Miranda v. Arizona 1966
Loving v. Virginia1967
Texas v. Johnson 1989
Roe v. Wade1973
U.S. v. Nixon 1974
Regents of the University of California v. Bakke1978
Bush v. Gore2000
Lawrence v. Texas2003
District of Columbia v. Heller2008
Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission2010
National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius2012
Shelby Counter v. Holder2013
United States v. Texas2013
Obergefel v. Hodges2015