Lessons to be learned from history: Mildred and Richard Loving were arrested for breaking Virginia's law against interracial marriage. Their landmark US Supreme Court case, Loving vs. Virginia, legalized interracial marriage in the US.
June 12, 1967: The United States Supreme Court in Loving v. Virginia declares all U.S. state laws which prohibit interracial marriage to be unconstitutional. Loving v. Virginia, 388 U.S. 1 (1967), was a landmark civil rights decision of the United States Supreme Court, which invalidated laws prohibiting interracial marriage. The case was brought by Mildred […] The post June 12, 1967: U.S. Supreme Court Invalidated Laws Prohibiting Interracial Marriage appeared first on Black Then .