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Brentwood Acad. v. TN Sec. School Ath. Assn.

Docket No.: 99-901
Argued: October 11, 2000
Decided: February 20, 2001

Topics:

Due Process, Due Process, Miscellaneous, Education Amendments of 1972, Equal Protection Clause, First Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, public education, public schools, racial segregation, separation of powers

Petitioner: Brentwood Acad.
Respondent: TN Sec. School Ath. Assn.

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SIXTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 180 F.3d 758
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


531 U.S. 288 (2001)
Question:

May a statewide association, incorporated to regulate interscholastic athletic competition among public and private secondary schools, be regarded as engaging in state action when it enforces a rule against a member school?

Brentwood Acad. v. TN Sec. School Ath. Assn.
ORAL ARGUMENT

October 11, 2000

Holding: reversed and remanded
Decision: Decision: 5 votes for Brentwood Acad., 4 vote(s) against

Brentwood Acad. v. TN Sec. School Ath. Assn.
Case Documents

1Opinion in Brentwood Acad. v. TN Sec. School Ath. Assn.
2Opinion in Brentwood Acad. v. TN Sec. School Ath. Assn.
Additional documents for this case are pending review.