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Cantrell v. Forest City Publishing Company (Docket #: 73-5520) (1974)  [Findlaw]

Argument Date 11/13/1974
Decided 12/18/1974
Supreme Court Vote 8-1
Supreme Court Ruling First Amendment claim denied
Majority Opinion Stewart, J. (joined by Burger, C.J., and Brennan, White, Marshall, Blackmun, Powell, and Rehnquist, JJ.)
Dissenting Opinion Douglas, J.
Lower Court 6th Circuit
Lower Court Ruling First Amendment claim sustained
Lawyers
For Petitioner
Harry Alan Sherman

For Respondent
Smith Warder

Briefs
For Petitioner
John R. Coughlin and Mark L. Rosen.

Opinion - Lower Court
Cantrell v. Forest City Publishing Co., 484 F.2d 150
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