Swisher v. Brady

LOCATION:Flagg Brothers Moving and Storage, Inc.

DOCKET NO.: 77-653
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1975-1981)

CITATION: 438 US 204 (1978)
ARGUED: Mar 29, 1978
DECIDED: Jun 26, 1978

George A. Nilson – for appellants
Peter S. Smith – for appellees

Facts of the case


Media for Swisher v. Brady

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument – March 29, 1978 in Swisher v. Brady

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement – June 26, 1978 in Swisher v. Brady

Warren E. Burger:

I have the judgment and the opinion for the Court to announce in 77-653, Swisher, the State’s attorney for Baltimore City against Brady, and for reasons stated in an opinion filed with the clerk today, the judgment of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland is reversed and the case is remanded to that court for further proceedings consistent with our opinion.

Mr. Justice Marshall with whom Mr. Justice Brennan and Mr. Justice Powell have joined, filed a dissenting opinion.