Risden Tyler Bennett - Civil War Veteran US Congressman. He served in the Confederate Army, and was wounded three times during the Civil War. He was a superior state court judge before being elected to represent North Carolina in the United States House of Representatives, serving from from 1883 to 1887.
Judicial Branch – Where Would the Case Go? Scenario Review Game (Civics)
Judicial Branch – Where Would the Case Go? Scenario Review Game (Civics) This is a fun and interactive way to test your student’s knowledge about the United States Court System. Students can work individually or in groups to figure out what court would here the case in the scenarios. Follow the link to see my other products related to the Judicial Branch THE JUDICAL BRANCH
The Supreme Court case, Plessy vs. Ferguson, stated that being separate but equal was okay. Later that case was overturned in 1954 with the Supreme Court case, Brown vs. Board of Education. This case was important because it brought segregation into the US, which left a negative impact in the American society.
"Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher 1948 Ada Lois Sipuel When denied admission on the basis of race, Fisher filed a suit asserting that she must be admitted to the OU Law School since there was no comparable facility for African American students. Losing in state courts, Marshall argued the case before the Supreme Court which reversed the lower courts in 1948"
Court dress with detachable train, England, ca. 1810-1825 Ivory moiré silk faille dress with gold embroidery and green velvet train with gold embroidery. Kent State University Museum https://kentstateuniversitymuseum.wordpress.com/2014/09/26/gold-embroidery-on-a-court-dress-and-train/