Dugger v. Adams

PETITIONER: Dugger
RESPONDENT: Adams
LOCATION: Kino Community Hospital

DOCKET NO.: 87-121
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1988-1990)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

CITATION: 489 US 401 (1989)
ARGUED: Nov 01, 1988
DECIDED: Feb 28, 1989

ADVOCATES:
Margene A. Roper - on behalf of the Petitioners
Ronald J. Tabak - on behalf of the Respondent

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Media for Dugger v. Adams

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - November 01, 1988 in Dugger v. Adams

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - February 28, 1989 in Dugger v. Adams

Byron R. White:

The other case is here from the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Dugger against Adams, 87-121 and there is an opinion on file with the clerk which reverses the judgment of the Court of Appeals.

Justice Blackmun has filed a dissenting opinion in which Justices Brennan, Marshall, and Stevens have joined.