Missouri v. Hunter

LOCATION:Bleckly County Superior Court

DOCKET NO.: 81-1214
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1981-1986)
LOWER COURT: State appellate court

CITATION: 459 US 359 (1983)
ARGUED: Nov 10, 1982
DECIDED: Jan 19, 1983

Gary L. Gardner – on behalf of the Respondent
Philip M. Koppe – on behalf of the Petitioner

Facts of the case


Media for Missouri v. Hunter

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument – November 10, 1982 in Missouri v. Hunter

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement – January 19, 1983 in Missouri v. Hunter

Warren E. Burger:

I have the judgment and opinion for the Court to announce in Missouri against Hunter.

And for reasons stated in the opinion of the Court filed with the clerk this morning, the judgment of the Court of Appeals of Missouri, Western District is vacated and the case is remanded for further proceedings not inconsistent with our opinion.

Justice Marshall filed a dissenting opinion in which Justice Stevens joined.