Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration v. Robertson

PETITIONER: Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration
RESPONDENT: Robertson
LOCATION: Mississippi Tax Commission, Alcohol and Beverage Commission

DOCKET NO.: 74-450
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1972-1975)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

CITATION: 422 US 255 (1975)
ARGUED: Apr 15, 1975
DECIDED: Jun 24, 1975

ADVOCATES:
Alan B. Morrison - for respondents
Daniel M. Friedman - for petitioners
Freidman -

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Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - April 15, 1975 in Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration v. Robertson

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - June 24, 1975 in Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration v. Robertson

Warren E. Burger:

I have the judgment and opinion of the Court to announce in No. 74-450, the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration against Robertson.

And for reason stated in an opinion filed today with the clerk the judgment of the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit is reversed.

Mr. Justice Stewart, with whom Mr. Justice Marshall joined, filed an opinion concurring in the judgment.

Mr. Justice Douglas and Mr. Justice Brennan filed a dissenting statement.