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The share of newlyweds married to someone of a different race or ethnicity has been steadily climbing in the United States.
As is the case nationally, within metro areas, intermarriage rates differ across races.
Although anti-miscegenation amendments were proposed in United States Congress in 1871, 1912–19, a nationwide law against racially mixed marriages was never enacted.
Prior to the California Supreme Court's ruling in Perez v.
All anti-miscegenation laws banned the marriage of whites and non-white groups, primarily blacks, but often also Native Americans and Asians.
In many states, anti-miscegenation laws also criminalized cohabitation and sex between whites and non-whites.
Virginia that anti-miscegenation laws are unconstitutional. The first laws criminalizing marriage and sex between whites and non whites were enacted in the colonial era in the English colonies of Virginia and Maryland, which depended economically on slavery.