Patterson v. Warner

LOCATION:Central Intelligence Agency Headquarters

DOCKET NO.: 72-5839
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1972-1975)

CITATION: 415 US 303 (1974)
ARGUED: Jan 09, 1974
DECIDED: Feb 26, 1974

George R. Higinbotham – for appellant
Philip D. Gaujot
Phillip D. Gaujot – for appellees, pro hac vice by special leave of Court

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Audio Transcription for Oral Argument – January 09, 1974 in Patterson v. Warner

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement – February 26, 1974 in Patterson v. Warner

Warren E. Burger:

Thank you, Mr. Justice Marshall.

I have the opinion for the Court in number 72-5839, Patterson against Warner.

For reasons stated in an opinion filed this morning, the judgment of the District Court is vacated and the case is remanded for reconsideration in the light of a later case in the state courts.