What Did the Case of Powell V.

Question 48
Multiple Choice

What did the case of Powell v. Alabama, decided by the Supreme Court in 1932, state? A) Blacks had no right to sue in the United States. B) The Scottsboro Boys had been discriminated against because they were communists. C) The Scottsboro Boys had not been given adequate council, and the trial was not fair because it had occurred in a hostile environment. D) The Alabama Supreme Court was correct in jailing the young men for raping the white women.