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Govt. Related

The Tennessee House of Representatives approves the Butler bill

Jan. 27, 1925

The Tennessee Senate approves the Butler bill

March 13, 1925

Tennessee Govt signs the Butler bill into law ★

March 21, 1925

Mississippi Passes the Bulter Act

1926

Arkansas Passes the Bulter Act

1928

Case Related

John Thomas Scopes is arrested for teaching evelution to his science class

May 5, 1925

The Trial ★

July 10, 1925 - July 21, 1925

The appeal hearing in the Scopes case begins

May 31, 1926

The Tennessee Supreme Court rules that the Butler law is constitutional

Jan. 15, 1927