Chamberlin v. Dade County Board,
377 U.S. 402 (1964)

Annotate this Case
  • Syllabus  | 
  • Case

U.S. Supreme Court

Chamberlin v. Dade County Board, 377 U.S. 402 (1964)

Chamberlin v. Dade County Board of Public Instruction

No. 939

Decided June 1, 1964

377 U.S. 402


Devotional Bible reading required by statute, and reciting prayers, in Florida public schools are unconstitutional. School District of Abington Township v. Schempp, 374 U. S. 203, followed. As to other issues, appeal dismissed for want of properly presented federal questions.

160 So.2d 97 reversed in part, appeal dismissed in part.

Disclaimer: Official Supreme Court case law is only found in the print version of the United States Reports. Justia case law is provided for general informational purposes only, and may not reflect current legal developments, verdicts or settlements. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or information linked to from this site. Please check official sources.