RESPONDENT: Delta Mining, Inc.
LOCATION: Virginia Citizens Consumer Council
DOCKET NO.: 74-521
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1975-1981)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
CITATION: 423 US 403 (1976)
ARGUED: Oct 06, 1975
DECIDED: Jan 26, 1976
A. Raymond Randolph, Jr. - for the Secretary of the Interior and others
Fred Blackwell - for Delta Mining, Inc., and others
John L. Kilcullen - for the National Independent Coal Operator's Assn. and others
Facts of the case
Media for Kleppe v. Delta Mining, Inc.
Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - January 26, 1976 in Kleppe v. Delta Mining, Inc.
Warren E. Burger:
In the second case, 521, for reasons stated in an opinion filed this morning with the clerk, the judgment of the Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit is reversed and the case is remanded for further proceedings consistent with the opinion in this case and in the preceding case No. 2066.
Mr. Justice Stevens took no part in the consideration or decisions of either of these two cases.