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United States v. Harris
when? what?

1883
ruled CRA of 1875 unconstitutional

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Wilkins v. Mississippi
when? what?

1898
declared discriminatory voter registration laws were not unconstitutional

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Plessy V. ferguson
when? what?

1896
'separate but equal' (allows segregation)