Remembering Associate Justice Henry Billings Brown

In 1890 President Harrison nominated Henry Billings Brown to the United States Supreme Court.  He served on the Court until this date in 1906. He authored hundreds of decisions; however, he’s best remembered for writing the majority opinion in Plessy v. Ferguson. In that decision the Court upheld the “separate but equal” doctrine which was overturned in 1954. Learn more @

About Tina Nelson
Tina Nelson

Tina Nelson is an attorney and mom. She created the LAWSUIT™ board game to teach her three children about the law. The game was an instant success. Copyrights and a patent were obtained, and Professional Games, Inc. was born. Professional Games, Inc. created this blog to educate and keep its friends and customers regularly updated about our American legal system.
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