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Beyond Brown: Pursuing the Promise Image Strip of Linda Brown walking to school, girl taking test at desk, Nettie Hunt and daughter with newspaper headline on steps of Supreme Court, present day children raising hands, children at computers
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The following are the full length texts and summaries for the official Supreme Court texts for Brown v. Board of Education:



Summary of Brown v. Topeka Board of Education Appellant Brief - Oct. 1952 (pdf)
Full Text for Brown v. Topeka Board of Education Appellant Brief - Oct. 1952 (pdf)

Summary of Brown v. Topeka Board of Education Appellee Brief - Oct. 1952 (pdf)
Full Text of Brown v. Topeka Board of Education Appellee Brief - Oct. 1952 (pdf)

Summary of Brief for the United States as Amicus Curiae - Oct. 1952 (pdf)
Full Text of Brief for the United States as Amicus Curiae - Oct. 1952 (pdf)

Summary of Brown v. Topeka Board of Education Appeal - Oct. 1952 (pdf)
Full Text of Brown v. Topeka Board of Education Appeal - Oct. 1952 (pdf)

Summary of Brown v. Topeka Board of Education Appeal - Nov. 1952 (pdf)
Full Text of Brown v. Topeka Board of Education Appeal - Nov. 1952 (pdf)

Summary of Brown v. Board of Education Opinion - June 1953 (pdf)
Full Text of Brown v. Board of Education Opinion - June 1953 (pdf)

Summary of the Brief for the Topeka Board of Education - Oct. 1953 (pdf)
Full Text of the Brief for the Topeka Board of Education - Oct. 1953 (pdf)

Summary of Brown v. Topeka Board of Education Appeal - May 1955 (pdf)
Full Text of Brown v. Topeka Board of Education Appeal - May 1955 (pdf)




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