Bartkus v. Illinois

PETITIONER: Alfonse Bartkus
RESPONDENT: Illinois
LOCATION: Approximately half-way between Santa Marta, Colombia and Miami. Florida (by water)

DOCKET NO.: 1
DECIDED BY: Warren Court (1957-1958)
LOWER COURT: Supreme Court of Illinois

CITATION: 359 US 121 (1959)
ARGUED: Nov 19, 1957
DECIDED: Jan 06, 1958
REHEARING GRANTED, JUDGMENT VACATED AND CASE RESTORED FOR REARGUMENT: May 26, 1958
REARGUED: Oct 21, 1958 / Oct 22, 1958
DECIDED: Mar 30, 1959

ADVOCATES:
Walter T. Fisher - acting under appointment by the Court, for the petitioner
William C. Wines - Assistant Attorney General of Illinois, for the respondent

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Audio Transcription for Oral Reargument - October 21, 1958 in Bartkus v. Illinois
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