TITLE

Spare the Iron Rod

AUTHOR(S)
Brant, Irving
PUB. DATE
July 1962
SOURCE
New Republic;7/2/62, Vol. 147 Issue 1, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Criticizes the refusal of the U.S. Supreme Court to review the dismissal of William Soler from the Philadelphia school system for incompetence in 1962. Implication of the case for the issue of federal constitutional rights to due process and impartiality of judgment; Background of the case; Speculation about the reason behind the refusal of the Supreme Court to review the case; Similarity of the case with the Supreme Court case Beilan versus Board of Education; Opinion on the role of emotion in judicial decisions.
ACCESSION #
9947718

 

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