Loving v. Virginia, Part 2


Mildred and Richard Loving's relationship went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court when they were arrested for breaking Virginia's anti-miscegenation laws. On June 20, 1963, Mildred wrote a letter to the ACLU asking for help. Tune in to learn more.

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Topics in this Podcast: 20th century, Civil Rights Movement, civil rights, Loving v. Virginia, black history, love stories, segregation, legal history, Mildred and Richard Loving, court cases, 14th amendment, American history, U.S. history