Cheek v. United States

PETITIONER: Cheek
RESPONDENT: United States
LOCATION: Where police chase began

DOCKET NO.: 89-658
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1990-1991)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

CITATION: 498 US 192 (1991)
ARGUED: Oct 03, 1990
DECIDED: Jan 08, 1991

ADVOCATES:
Edwin S. Kneedler - on behalf of the Respondent
William R. Coulson - on behalf of the Petitioner

Facts of the case

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Media for Cheek v. United States

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - October 03, 1990 in Cheek v. United States

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - January 08, 1991 in Cheek v. United States

Byron R. White:

The other case is Cheek against United States.

Here, we vacate the decision of the Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and remand the case for further consideration.

Justice Scalia has filed an opinion concurring in the judgment.

Justice Blackmun, joined by Justice Marshall, dissents.

Justice Souter took no part in the consideration or decision of the case.