Circuit Court for Howard County
DOCKET NO.: 88-1916
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1988-1990)
LOWER COURT: Minnesota Supreme Court
CITATION: 495 US 91 (1990)
ARGUED: Feb 26, 1990
DECIDED: Apr 18, 1990
Anne E. Peek - on benalf of the Petitioner
Glenn P. Bruder - on behalf of the Respondent
Stephen J. Marzen - on behalf of United States as amicus Curiae, supporting the Petitioner
Facts of the case
Media for Minnesota v. OlsonAudio Transcription for Oral Argument - February 26, 1990 in Minnesota v. Olson
Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - April 18, 1990 in Minnesota v. Olson
Byron R. White:
Third, we affirm the judgment of the Minnesota Supreme Court in Minnesota against Olson.
Justices Stevens and Kennedy have filed concurring opinions, and the Chief Justice and Justice Blackmun have noted their dissent.