African Americans

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This document summarizes the statute of the Supreme Court that African American be incorporated in the juries in 1880. Explains how in 1880 Strauder V. West Virginia of the highest court ruled that African Americans be allowed or be included in juries. The 14th Amendment’s stipulation of full and the same nationality to African Americans by the U.S. Supreme Court on 18 May 1896. Also contains the declaration of human rights of 1948 and finally Election of Barrack Obama as the first African Americans president in 2008.

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1Running head: AFRICAN AMERICANSAfrican AmericansStudents NameInstitution2AFRICAN AMERICANSAfrican AmericansThe statute of the Supreme Court that African American be incorporated in the juriesin 1880The organization of judges served as a sign of American social equality as a way ofreceiving emancipation to citizens who were indicted. In the past African Americans were notpermitted in juries because of their color, but in 1880 Strauder V. West Virginia of the highestcourt ruled that African Americans be allowed or be included in juries (Wittman, 2003).Throughout the era of civil war, African Americans were incorporated in advice about theshape of a new humanity, particularly in the South American. Populace pressed for legislaturegrand juries and test to ensure fair handling of African Americans who were accused ofoffenses and enforcement of the law touching the white defendants charged with terror andaggression against African Americans.At some point in the civil war period, the jury service was roughly restricted to whitemen. In many parts of the America, African Americans were barred from jury services for onecentury. Proponents of equivalent jury human rights met with some success during therestoration as administration with a black contribution, abolished recognized race-based jurynecessities in several southern states (Wittman, 2003). The peak of this development towardsfairness and addition in jury services took place in 1880 with the Unit

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