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LAMB'S CHAPEL v. CENTER MORICHES

Docket No.: 91-2024
Argued: February 24, 1993
Decided: June 7, 1993

Topics:

Amendment 1: Speech, Press, and Assembly, First Amendment, Article I, Civil Rights Act, Equal Protection Clause, Establishment Clause, Establishment of Religion, First Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, Free Exercise, Freedom of Speech

PartyNames: LAMB'S CHAPEL et al. v. CENTER MORICHESUNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT et al.
Petitioner: Lamb's Chapel Et Al.
Respondent: Center Morichesunion Free School District Et Al.

Citation: 959 F. 2d 381
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket

Lamb's Chapel Et Al.
v.
Center Morichesunion Free School District Et Al.
508 U.S. 384 (1993)
Question:

Did the District violate the First Amendment's freedom of speech when it denied Lamb's Chapel the use of school premises to show religious-oriented films?

LAMB'S CHAPEL v. CENTER MORICHES
ORAL ARGUMENT

February 24, 1993

Holding: reversed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Lamb's Chapel, 0 vote(s) against
Vote: 9-0
Majority: White,Chief Justice Roberts Rehnquist,Blackmun,Stevens,O'Connor,Souter
Concurring: Kennedy,Scalia,Thomas,post,p
Opinion By:

LAMB'S CHAPEL v. CENTER MORICHES
Case Documents

1Opinion in LAMB'S CHAPEL v. CENTER MORICHES
2Opinion in LAMB'S CHAPEL v. CENTER MORICHES
Additional documents for this case are pending review.