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Marriage, Loving and The Law: A Supreme Court Ruling Resonates 40 Years Later

Date: June 3, 2007
Author: Prof. Kermit Roosevelt Esq.
QUOTE: Richard was white and Mildred black. Their marriage therefore violated Virginia's Racial Integrity Act. ... the Supreme Court struck down Virginia's ban on interracial marriages. ... but [Loving v. Virginia's] continued relevance might not be obvious.

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