E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company v. Collins

PETITIONER: E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
RESPONDENT: Collins
LOCATION: Village of Arlington Heights

DOCKET NO.: 75-1870
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1975-1981)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

CITATION: 432 US 46 (1977)
ARGUED: Mar 02, 1977
DECIDED: Jun 16, 1977

ADVOCATES:
David Ferber - for petitioner in No. 75-1872
Daniel M. Gribbon - for petitioners in No. 75-1870
Lewis C. Murtaugh - for respondents in both cases
Richard J. Collins, Jr. - for respondents in both cases
Richard J. Collins -

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Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - March 02, 1977 in E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company v. Collins

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - June 16, 1977 in E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company v. Collins

Warren E. Burger:

I have the judgement and opinion of the Court to announce in 75-1870, E. I. Du Pont De Nemours Company against Collins and the related case, Securities and Exchange Commission against Collins, and for reason stated in an opinion of the Court filed this morning.

The judgment of the United States Court of Appeal for the Eighth Circuit is reversed.

Mr. Justice Brennan filed a dissenting opinion.

Mr. Justice Rehnquist took no part in the consideration or decision of this case.