397 US 593 Hackney v. Machado

397 U.S. 593

90 S.Ct. 1347

25 L.Ed.2d 592

Burton G. HACKNEY, Commissioner of Public Welfare of Texas, et al.
Margarita MACHADO et al.

No. 553.

Supreme Court of the United States

April 20, 1970

Crawford C. Martin, Atty. Gen. of Texas, Nola White, First Asst. Atty. Gen., Hawthorne Phillips, Executive Asst. Atty. Gen., and J. C. Davis and John H. Banks, Asst. Attys. Gen., for appellants.

C. Stanley Banks, Jr., for appellees.


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The judgment is vacated and the case is remanded to the District Court for reconsideration in light of Goldberg v. Kelly, 397 U.S. 254, 90 S.Ct. 1011, 25 L.Ed.2d 287.


THE CHIEF JUSTICE, Mr. Justice BLACK, and Mr. Justice STEWART dissent.