Storer v. Brown

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Storer v. Brown
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Argued November 5, 1973
Decided March 26, 1974
Full case name Storer, et al. v. Brown, Secretary of State of California, et al.
Citations 415 U.S. 724 (more)
94 S. Ct. 1274; 39 L. Ed. 2d 714; 1974 U.S. LEXIS 118
Prior history Appeal from the United States District Court for the Northern District of California
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 White, joined by Burger, Stewart, Blackmun, Powell, Rehnquist
Dissent Brennan, joined by Douglas, Marshall

Storer v. Brown, 415 U.S. 724 (1974),[1], was a case in which the Supreme Court of the United States upheld a California law that prohibited an individual from running for an elected office as an independent candidate within six months of that individual having been a member of a registered political party.

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