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Pease Vs. Hansen - Court Judgment

LegalCrystal Citation
CourtUS Supreme Court
Decided On
Case Number404 U.S. 70
AppellantPease
RespondentHansen
Excerpt:
pease v. hansen - 404 u.s. 70 (1971) u.s. supreme court pease v. hansen, 404 u.s. 70 (1971) pease v. hansen no. 70-5376 decided november 16, 1971 404 u.s. 70 appeal from the supreme court of montana 157 mont. 99, 483 p.2d 720, reversed. per curiam. the motion of the appellant for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is granted. whether a welfare program is or is not federally funded is irrelevant to the constitutional principles enunciated in shapiro v. thompson, 394 u. s. 618 . the judgment of the supreme court of montana is reversed. the chief justice is of the opinion that probable jurisdiction should be noted and the case set for oral argument.
Judgment:
Pease v. Hansen - 404 U.S. 70 (1971)
U.S. Supreme Court Pease v. Hansen, 404 U.S. 70 (1971)

Pease v. Hansen

No. 70-5376

Decided November 16, 1971

404 U.S. 70

APPEAL FROM THE SUPREME COURT OF MONTANA

157 Mont. 99, 483 P.2d 720, reversed.

PER CURIAM.

The motion of the appellant for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is granted.

Whether a welfare program is or is not federally funded is irrelevant to the constitutional principles enunciated in Shapiro v. Thompson, 394 U. S. 618 . The judgment of the Supreme Court of Montana is reversed.

THE CHIEF JUSTICE is of the opinion that probable jurisdiction should be noted and the case set for oral argument.


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