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378 US 551 Mitchell v. City of Charleston

378 U.S. 551

84 S.Ct. 1901

12 L.Ed.2d 1033

Christopher MITCHELL et al.
v.
CITY OF CHARLESTON.

No. 8.

Supreme Court of the United States

June 22, 1964

Jack Greenberg, Constance Baker Motley, James M. Nabrit III, Matthew J. Perry, Lincoln C. Jenkins, Jr. and John H. Wrighten, for petitioners.

Robert L. Clement, Jr., for respondent.

On Petition for Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of South Carolina.

PER CURIAM.

1

The petition for writ of certiorari is granted and the judgment is reversed. Bouie v. City of Columbia, 378 U.S. 347, S.Ct. 1697.

2

Mr. Justice DOUGLAS would reverse on the basis of the views expressed in his opinion in Bell v. Maryland, 378 U.S. 242, 84 S.Ct. 1823.

3

Mr. Justice BLACK, Mr. Justice HARLAN and Mr. Justice WHITE dissent.