RESPONDENT: United States
LOCATION: Doby’s Motel Court
DOCKET NO.: 88-6025
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1988-1990)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
CITATION: 493 US 342 (1990)
ARGUED: Oct 04, 1989
DECIDED: Jan 10, 1990
Robert L. Tucker - on behalf of the Petitioner
Stephen L. Nightingale - on behalf of the Respondent
Facts of the case
Media for Dowling v. United StatesAudio Transcription for Oral Argument - October 04, 1989 in Dowling v. United States
Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - January 10, 1990 in Dowling v. United States
Byron R. White:
The second case is 88-6025, Dowling against the United States.
And here for the reasons stated in an opinion that has been filed, the judgment of the Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit is affirmed.
Justice Brennan, joined by Justices Marshall and Stevens has filled a dissenting opinion.