National Railroad Passenger Corporation v. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company

PETITIONER:National Railroad Passenger Corporation
RESPONDENT:Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company
LOCATION:United States Courthouse

DOCKET NO.: 83-1492
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1981-1986)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

CITATION: 470 US 451 (1985)
ARGUED: Jan 15, 1985
DECIDED: Mar 18, 1985

ADVOCATES:
Samuel A. Alito, Jr. – for U.S. supporting the Nat
George A. Platz – on behalf of Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe, et al
Paul F. Mickey, Jr. – on behalf of National Railroad Passenger Corporation

Facts of the case

Question