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Adickes v. S.H. Kress & Co.
Citation:389 U.S. 114, 90 S.Ct. 1598, 26 L.Ed.2d 142 (1970)
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Sandra Adickes (Petitioner), a white school teacher, was arrested in S.H. Kress & Co. (Respondent) after being refused service for being in the company of her black students. Petitioner filed a lawsuit under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, claiming in part that Respondent had worked in conspiracy with the police to arrest her. Respondent moved for summary judgment.
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