Amoco Production Company v. Village of Gambell

PETITIONER: Amoco Production Company
RESPONDENT: Village of Gambell
LOCATION: Craig, Colorado

DOCKET NO.: 85-1239
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1986-1987)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

CITATION: 480 US 531 (1987)
ARGUED: Jan 12, 1987
DECIDED: Mar 24, 1987

ADVOCATES:
Donald S. Cooper - on behalf of the respondents
E. Edward Bruce - on behalf of the petitioners in No. 85-1239
F. Henry Habicht, II - on behalf of the petitioners in No. 85-1406

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Media for Amoco Production Company v. Village of Gambell

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - January 12, 1987 in Amoco Production Company v. Village of Gambell

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - March 24, 1987 in Amoco Production Company v. Village of Gambell

William H. Rehnquist:

The opinion of the Court in No. 85-1239, Amoco Production Company versus Village of Gambell and a related case will be announced by Justice White.

Byron R. White:

This case is here from the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and as the opinion on file with the Clerk indicates, we reverse the judgment of the Ninth Circuit in part, vacate in part, and remand the case for further proceedings.

Justice Stevens joined by Justice Scalia has filed an opinion concurring in part and concurring in the judgment.