Court cases

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United States v. Williams (2008 internet child pornography case)

US Supreme Court upholds ยง2252A(a)(3)(B) prohibiting offering or soliciting "any material or purported material in a manner that reflects the belief, or that is intended to cause another to believe that the material is illegal child pornography." (http://www.oyez.org/cases/2000-2009/2007/2007_06_694/)
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Varnum v. Brien

The Polk County District Court decision that ruled that Iowa's state law restricting marriage to opposite-sex couples was unconstitutional. Related documents are also listed on the page.
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Eisenstadt v. Baird

In 1972 the US Supreme Court decides that laws criminalizing the distribution of contraception to unmarried people are unconstitutional.
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Griswold v. Connecticut

In 1965 the US Supreme Court finds that laws prohibiting the distribution of contraception to married people violates people's rights to privacy.
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Gonzales v. Carhart

Gonzales v. Carhart was decided by the US Supreme Court in 2007 and represents the first time that the US Supreme Court has allowed a state law criminalizing an abortion procedure. (Click here for sexinthepublicsquare.wordpress.com posts discussing the case.)
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Roe v. Wade

Roe v. Wade was decided by the US Supreme Court in 1973 and declared unconstitutional state laws that criminalized abortion before fetal viability.
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Loving v. Virginia

Loving v. Virginia was decided by the US Supreme Court in 1967, and it declared unconstitutional state laws making interracial marriage illegal.
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