Keeney v. Tamayo-Reyes

PETITIONER: Keeney
RESPONDENT: Tamayo-Reyes
LOCATION: Circuit Court of Vermilion County

DOCKET NO.: 90-1859
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1991-1993)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

CITATION: 504 US 1 (1992)
ARGUED: Jan 15, 1992
DECIDED: May 04, 1992

ADVOCATES:
Jack L. Landau - on behalf of the Petitioner
Steven T. Wax - on behalf of the Respondent

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Media for Keeney v. Tamayo-Reyes

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - January 15, 1992 in Keeney v. Tamayo-Reyes

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - May 04, 1992 in Keeney v. Tamayo-Reyes

Byron R. White:

I have the opinion and judgment in Keeney against Tamayo-Reyes.

The judgment of the Court of Appeals is reversed and the case is remanded.

The reasons for doing so are set out in an opinion on file with the Clerk.

Justice O'Connor has filed a dissenting opinion in the getting what went wrong and she is joined by Justices Blackmun, Stevens, and Kennedy; Justice Kennedy has also filed a dissenting opinion.