U.S. Supreme Court

Case Status


Docket Number


2014 Term

Lower Court Opinion

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit


Questions Presented

Whether the Town of Gilbert's mere assertion that its sign code lacks a discriminatory motive renders its facially content-based sign code content-neutral and justifies the code's differential treatment of petitioners' religious signs.

Case Updates

U.S. Supreme Court rules on sign-posting in free speech case

June 18, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court reversed the judgment of the Court of Appeals and remanded the case. The signs at issue in this case, including event signs and ideological and political signs, are facially content-based and are not justified for regulation by traditional safety concerns.

Cert. petition filed

October 21, 2013

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