Who was the plaintiff in Abington v. Schempp?

Abington Township School District, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, was the petitioner (plaintiff) when the case reached the Supreme Court because they were appealing the District Court decision favoring Schempp, and overturning a Pennsylvania statute requiring Bible reading in public schools.

The US Supreme Court affirmed the District Court ruling that the Pennsylvania statute was unconstitutional under the First and Fourteenth Amendments.

Case Citation:
Abington Township School District v. Schempp, 374 US 203 (1963)

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