LOCATION: Harrison County Court
DOCKET NO.: 85-6461
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1986-1987)
LOWER COURT: Ohio Supreme Court
CITATION: 480 US 228 (1987)
ARGUED: Dec 02, 1986
DECIDED: Feb 25, 1987
George J. Sadd - on behalf of the Respondent
James R. Willis - on behalf of the Petitioner
Facts of the case
Media for Martin v. OhioAudio Transcription for Oral Argument - December 02, 1986 in Martin v. Ohio
Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - February 25, 1987 in Martin v. Ohio
Byron R. White:
In the Martin Case, Martin against Ohio, we affirm the judgment of the Supreme Court of Ohio.
Justice Powell has filed a dissenting opinion; Justices Brennan and Marshall have joined that opinion and Justice Blackman has joined parts 1 and 3 of Justice Powell's opinion.