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THOMPSON v. VIRGINIA, 374 U.S. 99 (1963)

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United States Supreme Court


No. 60

Argued: Decided: June 10, 1963

Certiorari granted; judgment vacated; and case remanded.

Jack Greenberg, Constance Baker Motley, James M. Nabrit III, S. W. Tucker and Derrick A. Bell, Jr. for petitioner.

Robert Y. Button, Attorney General of Virginia, and R. D. McIlwaine III, Assistant Attorney General, for respondent.


The petition for writ of certiorari is granted, the judgment is vacated and the case is remanded to the Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia for reconsideration in light of Peterson v. City of Greenville, 373 U.S. 244 .

MR. JUSTICE HARLAN concurs in the result on the premises stated in his separate opinion in Peterson v. City of Greenville and Avent v. North Carolina, 373 U.S., at 248 . [374 U.S. 99, 100]  

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