AMERICAN FEDERATION OF LABOR et al. v. SWING et al.
Supreme Court Cases
312 U.S. 321 (1941)
Legal Principle at Issue
Is the constitutional guarantee of freedom of discussion infringed by the common law policy of a state forbidding resort to peaceful persuasion through picketing merely because there is no immediate employer-employee dispute?
Reversed. Petitioning party received a favorable disposition.
Advocated for Respondent
- Myer N. Rosengard View all cases
Advocated for Petitioner
- Walter F. Dodd View all cases