Worcester v. Georgia

Worcester v. Georgia, 31 U.S. (6 Pet.) 515 (1832), was a case in which the United States Supreme Court held that Cherokee Native Americans were entitled to federal protection from the actions of state governments which would infringe on the tribe's sovereignty.

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Medium:
Legal Document
Author:
John Marshall
Source:
PBS
URL:
http://www.pbs.org/weta/thewest/resources/archives/two/worcestr.htm
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