Darden v. Florida

PETITIONER: Darden
RESPONDENT: Florida
LOCATION: Craig's Residence

DOCKET NO.: 76-5382
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1975-1981)
LOWER COURT: Florida Supreme Court

CITATION: 430 US 704 (1977)
ARGUED: Mar 28, 1977
DECIDED: Apr 19, 1977

ADVOCATES:
Geoffrey M. Kalmus -
Richard W. Prospect -

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Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - March 28, 1977 in Darden v. Florida

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - April 19, 1977 in Darden v. Florida

Warren E. Burger:

In 76-5382, Darden against the State of Florida, the writ of certiorari to the Supreme Court of Florida is dismissed as having been improvidently granted.

Mr. Justice Brennan with whom Mr. Justice Marshall joins dissents.