Worcester v. Georgia


Worcester v. Georgia
by John Marshall
Syllabus

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. Excerpted from Worcester v. Georgia on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Court Documents

United States Supreme Court

31 U.S. 515

Worcester  v.  Georgia


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This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).