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City of Los Angeles v. Alameda Books, Inc.

Docket No.: 00-799
Certiorari Granted: Mar 5 2001
Argued: December 4, 2001
Decided: May 13, 2002

Topics:

Amendment 1: Speech, Press, and Assembly, First Amendment, Obscenity, State, ADA, Civil Rights Act, First Amendment, Title VII

PartyNames: City of Los Angeles v. Alameda Books, Inc., et al.
Petitioner: City of Los Angeles
Respondent: Alameda Books, Inc., et al.

Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Citation: 222 F.3d 719
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket

City of Los Angeles
v.
Alameda Books, Inc., et al.
535 U.S. 425 (2002)
Question:

May a city rely on a study it conducted to demonstrate whether an ordinance serves a substantial government interest?

City of Los Angeles v. Alameda Books, Inc.
ORAL ARGUMENT

December 4, 2001

Holding: reversed and remanded
Decision: Decision: 5 votes for City of Los Angeles, 4 vote(s) against
Opinion By:
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