ERZNOZNIK v. CITY OF JACKSONVILLE
Supreme Court Cases
422 U.S. 205 (1975)
Legal Principle at Issue
Whether a Florida ordinance making it a public nuisance and a punishable offense for a drive-in movie theater to exhibit films containing nudity, when the screen is visible from a public street or place, violates the First Amendment guarantee to freedom of speech and expression.
Reversed. Petitioning party received a favorable disposition.
Advocated for Respondent
- William Lee Allen View all cases
Advocated for Petitioner
- William H. Maness View all cases