LOCATION: District Attorney’s Office, County of Los Angeles
DOCKET NO.: 75-44
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1975-1981)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
CITATION: 426 US 471 (1976)
ARGUED: Apr 27, 1976
DECIDED: Jun 14, 1976
Charles F. Morgan -
Donald R. Stutman -
Francis B. Burch -
Facts of the case
Media for Burrell v. McCrayAudio Transcription for Oral Argument - April 27, 1976 in Burrell v. McCray
Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - June 14, 1976 in Burrell v. McCray
Warren E. Burger:
I have disposition of two cases to announce.
In 75-44 Burrell against McRay, the Writ of Certiorari can be United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit is dismissed as having been improvidently granted.
Mr. Justice White would affirm the judgment of Court of Appeals.
Mr. Justice Stevens filed a concurring opinion.
Mr. Justice Brennan joined by and Mr. Justice Marshall filed a dissenting opinion.