MURDOCK v. PENNSYLVANIA (CITY OF JEANNETTE)
Supreme Court Cases
319 U.S. 105 (1943)
Legal Principle at Issue
Whether a Pennsylvania ordinance imposing a tax on sale of religious materials violates the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment.
Reversed and remanded. Petitioning party received a favorable disposition.
Advocated for Respondent
- Fred B. Trescher View all cases
Advocated for Petitioner
- Hayden C. Covington View all cases