The Lovings Celebrate Supreme Court Victory
Credit: Getty Images
Original Author: Francis Miller
Created: June 12, 1967
Medium: Photograph
Publisher: Getty Images

The Lovings Celebrate Supreme Court Victory

Richard Loving embraces his wife, Mildred Loving, at a news conference on June 12, 1967, in the Alexandria office of their attorney, Bernard S. Cohen. The U.S. Supreme Court had just issued its ruling in the case of Loving v. Virginia, striking down a Virginia law prohibiting interracial marriages.

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