Nixon Vs. Condon Case

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First of all, let us look over what circumstances caused the Nixon vs. Condon case to reach the court. In 1927, the Supreme Court flattened the Texas law which prevented black people from taking part in the Democratic primary election of Texas, in the Nixon v. Herndon case. Not soon after that decision was made, the Texas Legislature removed the old law and substituted it for a new law. This new statute called for every single political party from that point on to "in its own way determine who shall be qualified to vote or otherwise participate in such political
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