Douglas v. City of Jeannette: Court Won't Stop Town's Prosecution of Jehovah's Witnesses

Douglas v. City of Jeannette: Court Won't Stop Town's Prosecution of Jehovah's Witnesses

Douglas v. City of Jeannette
Source: David Shane

Argued: Douglas v. City of Jeannette - The Supreme Court will refuse to prevent the City of Jeannette, Pennsylvania, from threatening prosecution of Jehovah's Witnesses who were violating a law requiring the licensing of people selling books even while that law was being challenged before the Supreme Court.

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