ERIC Number: ED175960
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jul-2
Reference Count: 0
Supreme Court of the United States, Syllabus. Columbus Board of Education Et Al. v. Penick Et Al. Certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. No. 78-610.
Supreme Court of the U. S., Washington, DC.
This syllabus records the opinion of the Supreme Court and the concurring and dissenting opinions expressed by Supreme Court justices in this case. The opinion recorded upholds the charges brought in 1973 by students in the Columbus, Ohio school system that the Columbus Board of Education was causing and perpetuating racial segregation in the public schools, contrary to the Fourteenth Amendment. Related court cases and specific instances of racial segregation and nonsegregation policies and activities are discussed in the various opinions. (EB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Supreme Court of the U. S., Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Board of Education v Penick; Ohio (Columbus)