3-11-08 Notes

3-11-08 Notes - "Testing the Hostility" Key...

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“Testing the Hostility” Key Concepts State Wide Cubic Feet of Air Law (April 1876) Test Case on Circuit Equal Protection reterences Civil Rights Act of 1870 Section 16 Key Names Ho Ah Kow vs. Matthew Nunan Judge Ogden Hoffman Justice Stephen Johnson Field Torture super added Bastinado knout thumbscrew rack Judge Ogden Hoffman o Thought that the hair-cut ordinance wasn’t fair Ho Ah Kow vs Matthew Nunan (Sheriff) o Agency- people who aren’t victims but tried to do something to change o Arrested for violating the cubic feet of air law; went into the jail and was forced to cut his braid o Then was able to file a civil law suit because of Civil Rights Act of 1870 Section 16 Allowed private persons to bring law suits against a local official (like Matthew Nunan)
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1789 Congress divided the US into 9 groups of states- Circuit o Victory of Ho Ah Kow Section 1 of 14 th Amendment- Justice Stephen Johnson Field- Justice for the circuit including California
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