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Capitol Square Review and Advisory Bd. v. Pinette

Docket No.: 94-780
Argued: April 26, 1995
Decided: June 29, 1995

Topics:

Establishment of Religion, First Amendment, Constitutional Law, Establishment Clause, First Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, Free Exercise, property rights, public schools, student speech

PartyNames: CAPITOL SQUARE REVIEW AND ADVISORY BOARD, et al., Petitioners v. Vincent J. PINETTE, Donnie A. Carr and Knights of the Ku Klux Klan.
Petitioner: Capitol Square Review and Advisory Bd.
Respondent: Pinette

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SIXTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 30 F.3d 675
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket

Capitol Square Review and Advisory Bd.
v.
Pinette
515 U.S. 753 (1995)
Other Citations: 115 S.Ct. 2440132 L.Ed.2d 650 (515 U.S.
Question:

Did the Board's denial of a permit to the Ku Klux Klan violate free speech under the First Amendment?

Capitol Square Review and Advisory Bd. v. Pinette
ORAL ARGUMENT

April 26, 1995

Holding: affirmed
Decision: Decision: 7 votes for Pinette, 2 vote(s) against

Capitol Square Review and Advisory Bd. v. Pinette
Case Documents

1Opinion in Capitol Square Review and Advisory Bd. v. Pinette
2Opinion in Capitol Square Review and Advisory Bd. v. Pinette
Additional documents for this case are pending review.