Drope v. Missouri

PETITIONER: Drope
RESPONDENT: Missouri
LOCATION: Mena Public High School

DOCKET NO.: 73-6038
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1972-1975)
LOWER COURT: State appellate court

CITATION: 420 US 162 (1975)
ARGUED: Nov 13, 1974
DECIDED: Feb 19, 1975

ADVOCATES:
Neil MacFarlane - for respondent
Thomas C. Walsh -

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Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - November 13, 1974 in Drope v. Missouri

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - February 19, 1975 in Drope v. Missouri

Warren E. Burger:

In No. 73-6038, Drope against Missouri.

For reasons stated in an opinion filed today, the judgment of the Court of Appeals for the St. Louis District of the Court of Appeals of Missouri is reversed and the cause is remanded to that Court for proceedings not inconsistent with the opinion filed today.