Gibson v. United States

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Gibson v. United States
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Argued January 2–3, 1946
Reargued October 23, 1946
Decided December 23, 1946
Full case name Gibson v. United States
Citations 329 U.S. 338 (more)
67 S. Ct. 301; 91 L. Ed. 331; 1946 U.S. LEXIS 1584
Court membership
Chief Justice
Fred M. Vinson
Associate Justices
Hugo Black · Stanley F. Reed
Felix Frankfurter · William O. Douglas
Frank Murphy · Robert H. Jackson
Wiley B. Rutledge · Harold H. Burton

Gibson v. United States, 329 U.S. 338 (1946),[1] was a case in which the Supreme Court of the United States that a Jehovah's Witness minister could appeal his classification without first appearing at induction camp.


  1. ^ 329 U.S. 338 Full text of the opinion courtesy of