SUPERIOR FILMS, INC. v. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OF OHIO, DIVISION OF FILM CENSORSHIP, HISSONG, SUPERINTENDENT
Supreme Court Cases
346 U.S. 587 (1954)
Legal Principle at Issue
Whether an Ohio statute forbidding the commercial showing of any motion picture film without a license constitutes a prior restraint and is unconstitutional under the First Amendment.
Reversed. Petitioning party received a favorable disposition.
Advocated for Respondent
- C. William O'Neill View all cases
Advocated for Petitioner
- John C. Harlor View all cases