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Slaughterhouse Cases
[83 U.S. 36]
Chase Court,  Decided 5-4,  4/14/1873

Monopoly granted by LA legislature to maintain abatoirs was contested as violation of privileges and immunities. Court found that protections only apply to rights flowing from U.S. citizenship. Also that "Equal protection..." applies only to nego laws.

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Other decisions pertaining to 14th Amendment:

Barrows v. Jackson    [346 U.S. 249 (1905)]  Warren Court
Bernel v. Fainter    [104 S.Ct. 2312 (1984) (1905)]  Burger Court
Brown v. Board of Education    [349 U.S. 294 (1955)]  Warren Court
Brown v. Mississippi    [297 U.S. 278 (1936)]  Hughes Court
Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway Co. v. Minnesota    [134 U.S. 418 (1890)]  Fuller Court
Civil Rights Cases    [109 U.S. 3 (1883)]  Waite Court
Craig v. Boren    [429 U.S. 190 (1976)]  Burger Court
Goesaert v. Cleary    [335 U.S. 464 (1905)]  Vinson Court
Griggs v. Duke Power    [401 U.S. 424 (1971)]  Burger Court
Griswold v. Connecticut    [381 U.S. 479 (1965)]  Warren Court
Grovey v. Townsend    [295 U.S. 45 (1935)]  Hughes Court
H.L. v. Matheson    [450 U.S. 398 (1905)]  Burger Court
Hammer v. Dagenhart    [247 U.S. 251 (1918)]  White Court
Holden v. Hardy    [169 U.S. 366 (1898)]  Fuller Court
Hoyt v. Florida    [368 U.S. 57 (1961)]  Warren Court
Hurtado v. California    [110 U.S. 516 (1884)]  Waite Court
Katzenbach v. Morgan    [384 U.S. 641 (1966)]  Warren Court
Lochner v. New York    [198 U.S. 45 (1905)]  Fuller Court
Meyer v. Nebraska    [262 U.S. 390 (1923)]  Taft Court
Muller v. Oregon    [208 U.S. 412 (1908)]  Fuller Court
Munn v. Illinois    [94 U.S. 113 (1877)]  Waite Court
Palko v. Connecticut    [302 U.S. 319 (1937)]  Hughes Court
Planned Parenhood of Central Missouri v. Danforth    [428 U.S. 52 (1905)]  Burger Court
Plessy v. Ferguson    [163 U.S. 537 (1896)]  Fuller Court
Powell v. Alabama    [287 U.S. 45 (1932)]  Hughes Court
Presser v. Illinois    [116 U.S. 252 (1886)]  Waite Court
Reynolds v. Sims    [377 U.S. 533 (1964)]  Warren Court
Santa Clara Co. v. Southern Pacific Railroad Co.    [118 U.S. 394 (1886)]  Waite Court
Shelly v. Kraemer    [334 U.S. 1 (1948)]  Vinson Court
Skinner v. Oklahoma    [316 U.S. 535 (1942)]  Stone Court
South Carolina v. Katzenbach    [383 U.S. 301 (1966)]  Warren Court
Southern Railway Co. v. United States    [222 U.S. 20 (1905)]  White Court
Tinker v. Des Moines    [393 U.S. 503 (1969)]  Warren Court
United States v. Cruikshank    [92 U.S. 542 (1876)]  Waite Court
United States v. Wong Kim Ark    [169 U.S. 649 (1898)]  Fuller Court

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