Views Read View source View history. But less widely known that many other states did richard and antiquities. While in the effort, the Northwest Enterprise called for action, reported on coalition meetings, and followed the status of the bill quite extensively, inthe paper crusaded with fervency. Of all the Asian American groups studied, Indian Americans showed the highest rates of endogamy, with the overwhelming majority of Indian American women and men marrying Indian American partners. The bill introduced by King County representative Dorian Todd would have outlawed marriage between whites and nonwhites. Blacks relied upon the social roles of churches.
Bazile sentenced them to a year's imprisonment, to be suspended if they left the state for the next 25 years.
Interracial marriage in the United States
Mt ShastaCa. Although the prohibition had not been recently enforced, the clause prohibited "marriage of a white person with a Negro or mulatto or a person who shall have one-eighth or more of Negro blood. During the efforts to block the anti-miscegenation legislation, the Northwest Enterprise, covered two related nationwide stories on attempts to prevent interracial relationships, punctuating the importance of protecting the existing civil rights within WashingtonState. The Northwest Enterprise also followed news about intermarriage laws in other states ; In the years to come the movement grew stronger because of networks established and nurtured in the fight against anti-miscegenation laws.