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Sims Vs. Cohen - Court Judgment

LegalCrystal Citation
CourtUS Supreme Court
Decided On
Case Number390 U.S. 746
AppellantSims
RespondentCohen
Excerpt:
.....for respondent. israel steingold for the american trial lawyers association, as amicus curiae, in support of the petition. per curiam. the motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis and the petition for a writ of certiorari are granted. the judgment is reversed. hopkins v. cohen, ante, p. 530. the chief justice and mr. justice white dissent for the reasons stated in the dissenting opinion of mr. justice white in hopkins v. cohen, ante, p. 535. mr. justice marshall took no part in the consideration or decision of this case. page 390 u.s. 746, 747
Judgment:
SIMS v. COHEN - 390 U.S. 746 (1968)
U.S. Supreme Court SIMS v. COHEN, 390 U.S. 746 (1968) 390 U.S. 746

SIMS v. COHEN, ACTING SECRETARY OF HEALTH, EDUCATION, AND WELFARE.
ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS
FOR THE SIXTH CIRCUIT. No. 386, Misc.
Decided April 29, 1968.

Certiorari granted; 378 F.2d 70 , reversed.

H. H. Gearinger for petitioner.

Solicitor General Marshall for respondent.

Israel Steingold for the American Trial Lawyers Association, as amicus curiae, in support of the petition.

PER CURIAM.

The motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis and the petition for a writ of certiorari are granted. The judgment is reversed. Hopkins v. Cohen, ante, p. 530.

THE CHIEF JUSTICE and MR. JUSTICE WHITE dissent for the reasons stated in the dissenting opinion of MR. JUSTICE WHITE in Hopkins v. Cohen, ante, p. 535.

MR. JUSTICE MARSHALL took no part in the consideration or decision of this case.

Page 390 U.S. 746, 747




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