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Los Angeles Police Dept. v. United Reporting Publishing Corp

Docket No.: 98-678
Argued: October 13, 1999
Decided: December 7, 1999

Topics:

Amendment 1: Speech, Press, and Assembly, First Amendment, EPA, First Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, preliminary injunction, privacy

Petitioner: Los Angeles Police Dept.
Respondent: United Reporting Publishing Corp

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 146 F.3d 1133
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


528 U.S. 32 (1999)
Question:

Does California's amended public record statute, under which an arrestee's address disclosed by governmental agency may not be used to sell a product or service, violate the First Amendment's protection of commercial speech?

Los Angeles Police Dept. v. United Reporting Publishing Corp
ORAL ARGUMENT

October 13, 1999

Holding: reversed
Decision: Decision: 7 votes for Los Angeles Police Dept., 2 vote(s) against

Los Angeles Police Dept. v. United Reporting Publishing Corp
Case Documents

1Opinion in Los Angeles Police Dept. v. United Reporting Publishing Corp
2Opinion in Los Angeles Police Dept. v. United Reporting Publishing Corp
Additional documents for this case are pending review.