Swann v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg
Lenora Beard- Group D
What was happening around America?
The Vietnam War was a manifestation of the Cold War. America started getting involved in the war because they wanted to stop the spread of communism. America was there not to win a war but to draw a line. The line being the boundary between North and South Vietnam.
Argued: October 12, 1970
Decided: April 20, 1971
Held at: Mecklenburg County Superior Court
This case argued against segregation in schools and what defined the 14th amendment.