Lau v. Nichols

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Lau v. Nichols
Court Supreme Court of the United States
Citation
Date decided January 1974

Facts

Title VI (6) of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination based on national origin.

Procedural History

This case came out of the San Francisco United School District.

Holding

Providing English-only education to Chinese-speaking students is a violation of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.