Lynaugh v. Petty

PETITIONER:Lynaugh
RESPONDENT:Petty
LOCATION:Ronald Dunn’s Ranch

DOCKET NO.: 85-1656
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1986-1987)
LOWER COURT:

CITATION: 480 US 699 (1987)
ARGUED: Mar 03, 1987
DECIDED: Mar 24, 1987

ADVOCATES:
Charles A. Palmer – on behalf of the petitioner
John R. Breihan – on behalf of the respondent, appointed by this Court

Facts of the case

Question

Media for Lynaugh v. Petty

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument – March 03, 1987 in Lynaugh v. Petty

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement – March 24, 1987 in Lynaugh v. Petty

William H. Rehnquist:

I have the judgments of the Court to announce announce in two cases No. 85-303, Missouri against Blair, No. 85-1656, Lynaugh against Petty.

In each of these cases, the writ of certiorari is dismissed as improvidently granted.