Healy v. James

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Healy v. James
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Argued March 28, 1972
Decided June 26, 1972
Full case name Healy, et al. v. James, et al.
Citations 408 U.S. 169 (more)
92 S. Ct. 2338; 33 L. Ed. 2d 266; 1972 U.S. LEXIS 160
Court membership
Chief Justice
Warren E. Burger
Associate Justices
William O. Douglas · William J. Brennan Jr.
Potter Stewart · Byron White
Thurgood Marshall · Harry Blackmun
Lewis F. Powell Jr. · William Rehnquist
Case opinions
Majority Powell, joined by Burger, Douglas, Brennan, Stewart, White, Marshall, Blackmun
Concurrence Burger
Concurrence Douglas
Concurrence Rehnquist

Healy v. James, 408 U.S. 169 (1972), was a United States Supreme Court case in which the Court held that Central Connecticut State College's refusal to recognize a campus chapter of Students for a Democratic Society was unconstitutional. The denial of official recognition was found to violate the First Amendment.

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