Speight v. Slaton

PETITIONER: Speight
RESPONDENT: Slaton
LOCATION: Central Intelligence Agency Headquarters

DOCKET NO.: 72-1557
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1972-1975)
LOWER COURT:

CITATION: 415 US 333 (1974)
ARGUED: Jan 07, 1974 / Jan 08, 1974
DECIDED: Feb 27, 1974

ADVOCATES:
Robert Frederick Smith -
Robert Eugene Smith - for appellants
Thomas R. Moran - for appellees

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Media for Speight v. Slaton

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - January 07, 1974 in Speight v. Slaton
Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - January 08, 1974 in Speight v. Slaton

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - February 27, 1974 in Speight v. Slaton

Warren E. Burger:

I also have the disposition to announce in number 72-1557, Speight against Slaton.

For reasons stated in an opinion filed this morning, the judgment on the review is vacated and remanded to the District Court for reconsideration in the light of the decision of the Georgia Supreme Court in intervening decision in Sanders against State of Georgia.