Chicago v. Morales

Supreme Court scholars and journalists take part in a moot court argument on the case, Chicago v. Morales, which the Supreme Court will… read more

Supreme Court scholars and journalists take part in a moot court argument on the case, Chicago v. Morales, which the Supreme Court will hear next week. The case is about a Chicago ordinance that allows suspected gang members to be ordered by police to disperse if they are found loitering on the streets with other people. If the gang members do not disperse, they may be subject to criminal prosecution. The Illinois Supreme Court struck down the ordinance because they stated that it that was unconstitutionally vague and that it violated the due process rights of gang members. close

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Chicago v. Morales

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Program ID:
112347-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Moot Court
Location:
Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 5, 1998
Last Aired:
Dec 6, 1998

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  • Dec 05, 1998 | 6:39pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 06, 1998 | 2:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
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