PENNHURST STATE SCHOOL v. HALDERMAN

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Case Basics
Docket No. 
79-1404
Petitioner 
Pennhurst State School
Respondent 
Halderman
Consolidation 
No. 79-1408
No. 79-1414
No. 79-1415
No. 79-1489
Opinion 
Advocates
(on behalf of the Petitioners Suburban Counties et al)
(on behalf of Petitioners Pennhurst Parents-Staff Association)
(on behalf of the Respondents Terri Lee Halderman et al)
(on behalf of the United States as Respondent)
(on behalf of the Pennsylvania Association for Retarded Citizens as Respondent)
(on behalf of the Petitioners Pennhurst State School and Hospital et al)
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Conclusion 
Decision: 6 votes for Pennhurst State School, 3 vote(s) against
Legal provision: 42 U.S.C. 6010

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PENNHURST STATE SCHOOL v. HALDERMAN. The Oyez Project at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. 31 August 2014. <http://www.oyez.org/cases/1980-1989/1980/1980_79_1404>.
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