State v. M. V. B. Exum, et al.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
State v. M. V. B. Exum, et al.
Case Date: 
1886
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Other

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
438
Notes / Description: 

Additional defendants: S. P. Moore and Gideon Hicks Funds were not being distributed equally to white and colored schools. Court ruled that any child--whatever color--of school age residing in the county should be entitled to equal funding for education.