Supreme Court Case: Virginia Vs. Lovings

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Sukhsharn Kaur Johal Phil 4401 Dr. Nagel 28 August 2015 Loving v. Virginia This situation creates concern in that it brings up questions about how this case was handled by the State of Virginia and the Supreme Court of Appeals. Were Virginia anti-miscegenation laws constitutional? Did these laws indeed violate the Fourteenth Amendment? When the Lovings’s case reached the Supreme Court of Appeals, the Court supported the anti-miscegenation statutes and thus confirmed the convictions. This raises the question whether or not if the Supreme Court of Appeals violated the 14th Amendment too? The two people whose lives were most affected by the outcome of the decision were the Lovings’s. For the Lovings’s, what mattered the most was that if they

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