City of Pleasant Grove v. United States

PETITIONER: City of Pleasant Grove
RESPONDENT: United States
LOCATION: Ronald Dunn’s Ranch

DOCKET NO.: 85-1244
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1986-1987)
LOWER COURT:

CITATION: 479 US 462 (1987)
ARGUED: Dec 10, 1986
DECIDED: Jan 21, 1987

ADVOCATES:
Jerrold J. Ganzfried - on behalf of the respondent
Thomas G. Corcoran, Jr. - on behalf of the appellant

Facts of the case

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Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - December 10, 1986 in City of Pleasant Grove v. United States

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - January 21, 1987 in City of Pleasant Grove v. United States

William H. Rehnquist:

The opinion of the Court in No. 85-1244, City of Pleasant Grove versus United States will be announced by Justice White.

Byron R. White:

This is a reapportionment case and it is here on appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.

And for the reasons stated in an opinion on file with the Clerk, the judgment of the District Court is affirmed.

Justice Powell has filed a dissenting opinion in which the Chief Justice and Justice O'Connor have joined.