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The v. in Supreme Court cases stands for the word versus. For example Roe v. Wade spelled out would say Roe versus Wade. But cases are never witten as such. "versus' is Latin for "against".

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'V.' stands for:

- 'and' in civil cases

- 'against' in criminal proceedings

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