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What is Brown vs Board of Education Topeka Kansas?

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, 347 U.S. 483 (1954), was a landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court in which the Court ruled that U.S. state laws establishing racial segregation in public schools are unconstitutional, even if the segregated schools are otherwise equal in quality.

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Beside this, what was the significance of Brown v Board of Education of Topeka?

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas was a United States Supreme Court case that held that race-based segregation of children into 'separate but equal' public schools violates the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment and is unconstitutional.

Likewise, what is the court's ruling for Brown vs Board of Education? Supreme Court of the United States

Also Know, who were the justices in the Brown vs Board of Education?

Vinson court The Supreme Court members at the beginning of the Brown case. Front row, left to right: Felix Frankfurter, Hugo Black, Fred Vinson, Stanley Reed, and William O. Douglas. Back row: Tom Clark, Robert Jackson, Harold Burton, and Sherman Minton.

What events led to Brown vs Board of Education?

Brown v. Board of Education. The Court overturned Plessy v. Ferguson, and declared that racial segregation in public schools violated the Equal Protection clause of the 14th Amendment.

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