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Analysis Case Detail
Supreme Court Detail
Case Name
HEFFERNAN v. CITY OF PATERSON, NEW JERSEY
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Date Decision April 26, 2016
Date Argument January 19, 2016
Decision Type opinion of the court (orally argued)
Citations 136 S. Ct. 1412
2016 U.S. LEXIS 2924
194 L. Ed. 2d 508
Docket 14-1280

Lower Court Detail
Court in which Case Originated New Jersey U.S. District Court
Court whose Decision was Reviewed U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
Petitioner governmental employee or job applicant
New Jersey
Respondent city, town, township, village, or borough government or governmental unit
New Jersey

Vote Detail
Issue/Legal Provision
(1 of 1)
FIRST AMENDMENT
First Amendment, Miscellaneous (cf. Comity: First Amendment)
CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT
First Amendment (speech, press, and assembly)
Vote Coalition 6 - 2
Decision Direction Liberal
Justice Votes
voted with majority or plurality
Kennedy
Ginsburg
Breyer
Roberts
Sotomayor
Kagan
dissent
Thomas
Alito

Supreme Court Database Detail
SCDB ID 2015-035-01

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