Civil Rights: Hearings Before a Subcommittee on Constitutional Rights of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Eighty-ninth Congress, Second Session, on S. 3296, Amendment 561 to S. 3296, S. 1497, S. 1654, S. 2845, S. 2846, S. 2923 and S. 3170
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1966 - Civil rights
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14th amendment action administration American appeals apply Attorney General KATZENBACH authority basis believe bill Board Chairman citizens Civil Rights clause color commerce commission committee concerned Congress Constitution criminal decision denied Department determine discrimination district duties effect enacted enforcement equal protection established evidence exclusion exercise existing fact Federal give going Government groups hearing housing indicated individual interstate judge judicial jurors jury jury commission Justice legislation limited matter means names necessary Negro opinion opportunity person political practice present problem procedures proceedings prohibited proposed protection question race racial reason record referred religion respect result rules schools selection sell Senator Ervin Senator Javits serve statement statute Supreme Court tion trial United violation vote witness
Page 323 - It is the power to regulate, that is, to prescribe, the rule by which commerce is to be governed. This power, like all others vested in congress, is complete in itself; may be exercised to its utmost extent ; and acknowledges no limitations, other than are prescribed in the constitution.
Page 334 - We conclude that in the field of public education the doctrine of "separate but equal" has no place. Separate educational facilities are inherently unequal. Therefore, we hold that the plaintiffs and others similarly situated for whom the actions have been brought are, by reason of the segregation complained of, deprived of the equal protection of the laws guaranteed by the Fourteenth Amendment.
Page 429 - ... shall have power to grant such temporary relief or restraining order as it deems just and proper, and to make and enter upon the pleadings, testimony, and proceedings set forth in such transcript a decree enforcing, modifying, and enforcing as so modified, or setting aside in whole or in part the order of the Board.
Page 144 - I do not love thee, Dr. Fell, The reason why I cannot tell, But this alone I know full well. I do not love thee, Dr. Fell."— (Гит Brmcn.) " Non bene conveniunt nee in una sede moran tur Majestas et amor.
Page 33 - If two or more persons conspire to injure, oppress, threaten, or intimidate any citizen in the free exercise or enjoyment of any right or privilege secured to him by the Constitution or laws of the United States...
Page 33 - Whoever, under color of any law, statute, ordinance, regulation, or custom, willfully subjects any inhabitant of any State, Territory, or District to the deprivation of any rights, privileges, or immunities secured or protected by the Constitution or laws of the United States...
Page 328 - If. as has always been understood, the sovereignty of Congress, though limited to specified objects, is plenary as to those objects, the power over commerce with foreign nations, and among the several States, is vested in Congress as absolutely as it would be in a single government having in its constitution the same restrictions on the exercise of the power as are found in the Constitution of the United States.
Page 335 - States shall be entitled to the full and equal enjoyment of the accommodations, advantages, facilities, and privileges of inns, public conveyances on land or water, theaters, and other places of public amusement; subject only to the conditions and limitations established by law, and applicable alike to citizens of every race and color, regardless of any previous condition of servitude.
Page 482 - A statutory discrimination will not be set aside if any state of facts reasonably may be conceived to justify it.