364 U.S. 298 (1960), 297, School District of Abington Township, Pennsylvania v. Schempp

Docket Nº:No. 297.
Citation:364 U.S. 298, 81 S.Ct. 268, 5 L.Ed.2d 89
Party Name:SCHOOL DISTRICT OF ABINGTON TOWNSHIP, PENNSYLVANIA, et al., appellants, v. Edward Lewis SCHEMPP et al.
Case Date:October 24, 1960
Court:United States Supreme Court

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364 U.S. 298 (1960)

81 S.Ct. 268, 5 L.Ed.2d 89

SCHOOL DISTRICT OF ABINGTON TOWNSHIP, PENNSYLVANIA, et al., appellants,

v.

Edward Lewis SCHEMPP et al.

No. 297.

United States Supreme Court.

October 24, 1960

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Facts and opinion, D.C., 177 F.Supp. 398; D.C., 184 F.Supp. 381.

COUNSEL

C. Brewster Rhoads, Percival B. Rieder and Philip H. Ward III, for appellants.

Anne X. Alpern, Atty. Gen. of Pennsylvania, and John D. Killian III, Deputy Atty. Gen., for Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, as amicus curiae.

OPINION

PER CURIAM.

Judgment vacated and case remanded to the District Court for such further proceedings as may be appropriate in light of Act No. 700 of the Laws of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, passed at the Session of 1959 and approved by the Governor of the Commonwealth on December 17, 1959. 24 P.S.Pa. § 15-1516.

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