Sweezy v. New Hampshire

PETITIONER:Sweezy
RESPONDENT:New Hampshire
LOCATION:Quality Photo Shop

DOCKET NO.: 175
DECIDED BY: Warren Court (1957-1958)
LOWER COURT:

CITATION: 354 US 234 (1957)
ARGUED: Mar 05, 1957
DECIDED: Jun 17, 1957

Facts of the case

The legislative body of the New Hampshire adopted the Subversive Activities Act. The document established the definition of a subversive person as someone engaged in the actions to overthrow the government.