Pierce v. Society of Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary

Citation:

268 US 510 (1925)

Link:

http://caselaw.findlaw.com/us-supreme-court/268/510.html

Summary:

The court determined that legislation proposed by the state to compel all children to attend public schools would interfer with the liberty of parents and guardians to choose a school for their children.

Abidjan Principles:

Overarching Principle 3, Guiding Principle 47, Guiding Principle 48, Guiding Principle 53

Country:

United States of America

Court:

Supreme Court of the United States

Michael Mashai