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Hurley v. Irish American GLIB Association

Docket No.: 94-749
Argued: April 25, 1995
Decided: June 19, 1995

Topics:

Amendment 1: Speech, Press, and Assembly, First Amendment, Civil Procedure, First Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment

PartyNames: John J. HURLEY and South Boston Allied War Veterans Council, Petitioners, v. IRISH-AMERICAN GAY, LESBIAN AND BISEXUAL GROUP OF BOSTON, etc., et al.
Petitioner: Hurley
Respondent: Irish American GLIB Association

Court Below: THE SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT OF MASSACHUSETTS
Supreme Court Docket

Hurley
v.
Irish American GLIB Association
515 U.S. 557 (1995)
Other Citations: 115 S.Ct. 2338132 L.Ed.2d 487 (515 U.S.
Question:

Did a Massachusetts State Court's mandate to Boston's Veterans' Council, requiring it to include GLIB members in its parade, violate the Council's free speech rights as protected by the First and Fourteenth Amendments?

Hurley v. Irish American GLIB Association
ORAL ARGUMENT

April 25, 1995

Holding: reversed and remanded
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Hurley, 0 vote(s) against
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