Aronson v. Quick Point Pencil Company

PETITIONER: Aronson
RESPONDENT: Quick Point Pencil Company
LOCATION: Metropolitan Correctional Center

DOCKET NO.: 77-1413
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1975-1981)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

CITATION: 440 US 257 (1979)
ARGUED: Dec 06, 1978
DECIDED: Feb 28, 1979

ADVOCATES:
B. Barry Grossman - for the United States, as amicus curiae, by special leave of Court
C. Lee Cook, Jr. - for petitioner
Erwin N. Griswold - for respondent

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Media for Aronson v. Quick Point Pencil Company

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - December 06, 1978 in Aronson v. Quick Point Pencil Company

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - February 28, 1979 in Aronson v. Quick Point Pencil Company

Warren E. Burger:

I have for announcement the disposition of Number 1413, Aronson against Quick Point Pencil Company and for reasons stated in an opinion for the Court filed with the clerk this morning and the judgment of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit is reversed.

Mr. Justice Blackmun filed an opinion concurring in the judgment.