TURNER et al. v. SAFLEY et al.
Supreme Court Cases
482 U.S. 78 (1987)
Legal Principle at Issue
Whether prisoners' First Amendment rights were violated by two Missouri Division of Corrections regulations banning inmate marriages and inmate-to-inmate correspondence without a "compelling" reason.
Affirmed and reversed (or vacated) in part and remanded. Petitioning party received a favorable disposition.
Advocated for Respondent
- Floyd R. Finch Jr. View all cases
Advocated for Petitioner
- Henry T. Herschel View all cases