RESPONDENT: Lanier Collection Agency & Service, Inc.
LOCATION: Hoopa Valley Indian Reservation
DOCKET NO.: 86-1387
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1988-1990)
LOWER COURT: Supreme Court of Georgia
CITATION: 486 US 825 (1988)
ARGUED: Apr 19, 1988
DECIDED: Jun 17, 1988
Brian J. Martin - as amicus curiae, supporting Petitioners
Ernest L. Mathews, Jr. - on behalf of the Petitioners
Maureen E. Mahoney - as amicus curiae, supporting judgment below
Facts of the case
Media for Mackey v. Lanier Collection Agency & Service, Inc.Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - April 19, 1988 in Mackey v. Lanier Collection Agency & Service, Inc.
Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - June 17, 1988 in Mackey v. Lanier Collection Agency & Service, Inc.
William H. Rehnquist:
The opinion of the Court in No. 86-1387, Mackey against Lanier Collection Agency will be announced by Justice White.
Byron R. White:
We have filed an opinion in this case affirming the judgment of the Supreme Court of Georgia.
Justice Kennedy has filed a dissenting opinion and Justices Blackmun, O'Connor and Scalia have joined that opinion.