Nebraska Press Association v. Stuart
Significance, Related Cases, The "little Lindbergh Law"
Nebraska Press Association
Judge Hugh Stuart
The gag order violates freedom of press.
Chief Lawyer for Petitioner
E. Barrett Prettyman, Jr.
Chief Lawyer for Respondent
Harold Mosher, Assistant Attorney General of Nebraska
Justices for the Court
Harry A. Blackmun, William J. Brennan, Jr., Warren E. Burger (writing for the Court), Thurgood Marshall, Lewis F. Powell, Jr., William H. Rehnquist, John Paul Stevens, Potter Stewart, Byron R. White
Date of Decision
30 June 1976
Reversed the gag order.
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