Reed v. Town of Gilbert

Text

https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/14pdf/13-502_9olb.pdf

Holding

Town’s sign ordinance restricting the size, duration, and location of temporary directional signs for local church service was a content-based restriction on speech, thus subject to strict scrutiny; ordinance violated free speech guarantees.

Citation

576 U.S. 155 (Preliminary Print) (135 S. Ct. 2218)

Year

Ratio

Author

Religious Tradition Involved

State/Territory of Origin

Clause (Free Exercise / Establishment / Both / Other)

Does it involve religious institution(s) or individual(s)

Local / State / Federal Legislation

Dissent Author(s)

Uphold / Overturn Penultimate Court

Penultimate court of appeals

Penultimate court opinion citation

Reed v. Town of Gilbert, Ariz., 707 F.3d 1057 (9th Cir. 2013), rev'd and remanded, 576 U.S. 155 (2015)