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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
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