Dickman v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue

PETITIONER: Dickman
RESPONDENT: Commissioner of Internal Revenue
LOCATION: The D&B Corporation

DOCKET NO.: 82-1041
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1981-1986)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

CITATION: 465 US 330 (1984)
ARGUED: Nov 01, 1983
DECIDED: Feb 22, 1984

ADVOCATES:
Frank P. Riggs - on behalf of Petitioners
Lawrence G. Wallace - on behalf of Respondent

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Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - November 01, 1983 in Dickman v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - February 22, 1984 in Dickman v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Warren E. Burger:

I have the judgment and opinion of the Court to announce in Dickman against the Commissioner of Internal Revenue and for reason stated in an opinion filed with the clerk this morning, the judgment of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit is affirm.

Justice Powell filed a dissenting opinion in which Mr. Justice Rehnquist joined.