397 U.S. 49 (1970), 866, Wyman v. Bowens

Docket NºNo. 866.
Citation397 U.S. 49, 90 S.Ct. 813, 25 L.Ed.2d 38
Party NameGeorge K. WYMAN, Commissioner of Social Services of New York v. Ossie BOWENS et al.
Case DateFebruary 24, 1970
CourtUnited States Supreme Court

Page 49

397 U.S. 49 (1970)

90 S.Ct. 813, 25 L.Ed.2d 38

George K. WYMAN, Commissioner of Social Services of New York

v.

Ossie BOWENS et al.

No. 866.

United States Supreme Court.

February 24, 1970[*]

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Northern District and Southern District of New York.

Facts and opinion, D.C., 304 F.Supp. 717.

COUNSEL

Louis J. Lefkowitz, Atty. Gen. of New York, Samuel A. Hirshowitz, First Asst. Atty. Gen., and Maria L. Marcus, Asst. Atty. Gen., for appellant.

Leonard C. Koldin, for appellant in No. 874.

Sydney M. Spector and Richard A. Ellison, for appellees.

OPINION

PER CURIAM.

The motion of the appellees for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is granted. The motions to affirm are granted and the judgments are affirmed. Shapiro v. Thompson, 394 U.S. 618, 89 S.Ct. 1322, 22 L.Ed.2d 600 (1969).

THE CHIEF JUSTICE, Mr. Justice BLACK, and Mr. Justice HARLAN are of the opinion that probable jurisdiction should be noted and the cases set for oral argument.


Notes:

[*] Together with No. 874, Lascaris, Commissioner of Onondaga County Department of Social Services v. Bowens, et al., on appeal from the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York.


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  • 500 F.2d 701 (6th Cir. 1974), 73-1973, Jordon v. Gilligan
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
    • 18 Julio 1974
    ...971, 92 S.Ct. 1199, 31 L.Ed.2d 246 (1971); Gaddis v. Wyman, 304 F.Supp. 717 (S.D.N.Y.1968), aff'd per curiam sub nom. Wyman v. Bowens, 397 U.S. 49, 90 S.Ct. 813, 25 L.Ed.2d 38 (1969). [12] Shapiro v. Thompson, 270 F.Supp. 331 (D.C.Conn.1967), aff'd., 394 U.S. 618, 89 S.Ct. 1322, 22 L.Ed.2d ......
  • 67 Misc.2d 689, Young v. Shuart
    • United States
    • 4 Octubre 1971
    ...protection, see Shapiro v. Thompson, 394 U.S. 618, 89 S.Ct. 1322, 22 L.Ed.2d 600; Gaddis v. Wyman, 304 F.Supp. 717, affd. Wyman v. Bowens, 397 U.S. 49, 90 S.Ct. 813, 25 L.Ed.2d 38; Rothstein v. Wyman, D.C., 303 F.Supp. 339, revd. on other grounds 398 U.S. 275, 90 S.Ct. [325 N.Y.S.2d 123] 15......
  • 367 Mass. 293 (1975), Wolf v. Commissioner of Public Welfare
    • United States
    • Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts
    • 3 Abril 1975
    ...suit for the purposes of dismissal or compromise. Gaddis v. Wyman, 304 F.Supp. 713, 715 (S.D.N.Y.1969), affd. sub nom., Wyman v. Bowens, 397 U.S. 49, 90 S.Ct. 813, 25 L.Ed.2d 38 (1970); Gatling v. Butler, 52 F.R.D. 389, 395 (D.Conn.1971); Washington v. Wyman, 54 F.R.D. 266, 271 (S.D.N.Y.197......
  • Transtemporal separation of powers in the law of precedent.
    • United States
    • Notre Dame Law Review Vol. 87 Nbr. 4, April 2012
    • 1 Abril 2012
    ...1971); Sterrett v. Mothers' & Children's Rights Org., 409 U.S. 809 (1972), aff'g unreported order (N.D. Ind. 1972); Wyman v. Bowens, 397 U.S. 49 (1970), aff'g Gaddis v. Wyman, 304 F. Supp. 717 (S.D.N.Y. 1969)). (216) Id. at 670-71. Part of the Court's reasoning was that stare decisis pr......
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  • 500 F.2d 701 (6th Cir. 1974), 73-1973, Jordon v. Gilligan
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
    • 18 Julio 1974
    ...971, 92 S.Ct. 1199, 31 L.Ed.2d 246 (1971); Gaddis v. Wyman, 304 F.Supp. 717 (S.D.N.Y.1968), aff'd per curiam sub nom. Wyman v. Bowens, 397 U.S. 49, 90 S.Ct. 813, 25 L.Ed.2d 38 (1969). [12] Shapiro v. Thompson, 270 F.Supp. 331 (D.C.Conn.1967), aff'd., 394 U.S. 618, 89 S.Ct. 1322, 22 L.Ed.2d ......
  • 67 Misc.2d 689, Young v. Shuart
    • United States
    • 4 Octubre 1971
    ...protection, see Shapiro v. Thompson, 394 U.S. 618, 89 S.Ct. 1322, 22 L.Ed.2d 600; Gaddis v. Wyman, 304 F.Supp. 717, affd. Wyman v. Bowens, 397 U.S. 49, 90 S.Ct. 813, 25 L.Ed.2d 38; Rothstein v. Wyman, D.C., 303 F.Supp. 339, revd. on other grounds 398 U.S. 275, 90 S.Ct. [325 N.Y.S.2d 123] 15......
  • 367 Mass. 293 (1975), Wolf v. Commissioner of Public Welfare
    • United States
    • Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts
    • 3 Abril 1975
    ...suit for the purposes of dismissal or compromise. Gaddis v. Wyman, 304 F.Supp. 713, 715 (S.D.N.Y.1969), affd. sub nom., Wyman v. Bowens, 397 U.S. 49, 90 S.Ct. 813, 25 L.Ed.2d 38 (1970); Gatling v. Butler, 52 F.R.D. 389, 395 (D.Conn.1971); Washington v. Wyman, 54 F.R.D. 266, 271 (S.D.N.Y.197......
  • 563 F.2d 873 (7th Cir. 1977), 75-1908, Jordan v. Trainor
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
    • 19 Octubre 1977
    ...717 (S.D.N.Y.1969) (order at CCH Poverty Law Rep. P 10,506 (1968-1971 Transfer Binder)), aff'd per curiam sub nom., Wyman v. Bowens, 397 U.S. 49, 90 S.Ct. 813, 25 L.Ed.2d 38 (1970).32 L.Ed.2d 803 (1972), aff'g, 347 F.Supp. 1004 (S.D.Fla.1971); 2) Sterrett v. Mothers' and Children's Rights O......
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  • Transtemporal separation of powers in the law of precedent.
    • United States
    • Notre Dame Law Review Vol. 87 Nbr. 4, April 2012
    • 1 Abril 2012
    ...1971); Sterrett v. Mothers' & Children's Rights Org., 409 U.S. 809 (1972), aff'g unreported order (N.D. Ind. 1972); Wyman v. Bowens, 397 U.S. 49 (1970), aff'g Gaddis v. Wyman, 304 F. Supp. 717 (S.D.N.Y. 1969)). (216) Id. at 670-71. Part of the Court's reasoning was that stare decisis pr......