FIELDS v. CITY OF FAIRFIELDAnnotate this Case
375 U.S. 248 (1963)
U.S. Supreme Court
FIELDS v. CITY OF FAIRFIELD, 375 U.S. 248 (1963)375 U.S. 248
FIELDS ET AL. v. CITY OF FAIRFIELD.
APPEAL FROM THE SUPREME COURT OF ALABAMA.
Argued December 10-11, 1963.
Decided December 16, 1963.
273 Ala. 588, 143 So.2d 177, reversed.
Melvin L. Wulf argued the cause for appellants. With him on the brief were Charles Morgan, Jr. and Richard J. Medalie.
Frank B. Parsons argued the cause and filed a brief for appellee.
Assistant Attorney General Marshall, by special leave of Court, argued the cause for the United States, as amicus curiae, urging reversal. With him on the brief were Solicitor General Cox, Louis F. Claiborne, Harold H. Greene and Howard A. Glickstein.
Jack Greenberg, James M. Nabrit III and Shirley Fingerhood filed a brief for the N. A. A. C. P. Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc., as amicus curiae, urging reversal.
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