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Ysursa, Idaho Secretary of State, et al v. Pocatello Education Association, et al (docket # 07-869) (2009)  [Findlaw]

Secondary Link Ysursa, Idaho Secretary of State, et al v. Pocatello Education Association, et al  [Legal Information Institute]
Argument Date 11/03/2008
Decided 02/24/09
Supreme Court Vote 6-3
Supreme Court Ruling Reversed: First Amendment claim denied
 
IssueWhether the First Amendment bars the Idaho legislature from denying payroll deductions by local governments for political activities.
Majority Opinion Roberts, C.J.
Concurring Opinion Ginsburg, J. (concurring in part), Breyer, J. (concurring & dissenting in part)
Dissenting Opinion Stevens, J., and Souter, J.
Certiorari Granted 03/31/2008
Lower Court 9th Circuit
Lower Court Ruling First Amendment claim sustained
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Opinion - Lower Court
Pocatello Education Association, et al v. Ysursa, Idaho Secretary of State, et al (9th Cir., 2007)

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