LOCATION: North Carolina State Capitol
DOCKET NO.: 74-775
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1975-1981)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
CITATION: 427 US 297 (1976)
ARGUED: Nov 11, 1975
DECIDED: Jun 25, 1976
Joel P. Loeffelholz - argued the cause for appellants
Joseph Neves Marcal III - argued the cause and filed a brief for appellee
Facts of the case
Media for City of New Orleans v. DukesAudio Transcription for Oral Argument - November 11, 1975 in City of New Orleans v. Dukes
Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - June 25, 1976 in City of New Orleans v. Dukes
Warren E. Burger:
I have the opinion and judgment for the Court to announce in 74-775, City of New Orleans against Dukes.
And for reasons stated in an opinion for the Court filed with the clerk this morning, the judgment of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit is reversed and the case is remanded to that Court for further proceedings consistent with this opinion.
Mr. Justice Marshall joined in the judgment.
Mr. Justice Stevens took no part in the consideration or the decision of the case.