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 case is celebrated for its recognition of the right of parents to control their children's education without state interference. Following this decision, policy wherein religious schools are not subjected to state accreditation but only to "minimal state health and safety" laws found footing.

Country:

United States of America

Michael Mashai