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Bell Ringer: Landmark Supreme Court Case Yick Wo v. Hopkins: Origin of the Case

Landmark Supreme Court Case Yick Wo v. Hopkins: Origin of the Case

Columbia Professor Mae Ngai and South Texas College of Law Professor Josh Blackman explain the origin of this case and how it impacted Lee Yick.

Description

Columbia Professor Mae Ngai and South Texas College of Law Professor Josh Blackman explain the origin of this case and how it impacted Lee Yick.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Explain the law that was enacted and how it impacted laundries during this time.
  • How did this law affect Lee Yick?

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Habeas Corpus
    • Ordinance

    Topics

    Civil Rights & Civil LibertiesSupreme Court CasesU.S. History

    Grades

    High SchoolUniversity