Utah v. United States

PETITIONER: Utah
RESPONDENT: United States
LOCATION: Harris County Commissioners Court

DOCKET NO.: 31 ORIG
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1972-1975)
LOWER COURT:

CITATION: 420 US 304 (1975)
ARGUED: Dec 17, 1974
DECIDED: Feb 19, 1975

ADVOCATES:
Danny Julian Boggs - for defendant
Richard L. Dewsnup - for plaintiff

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Media for Utah v. United States

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument - December 17, 1974 in Utah v. United States

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - February 19, 1975 in Utah v. United States

Warren E. Burger:

In 31 Original, Utah against the United States, we overruled the exceptions filed by the United States and adopt and direct the entry of the decree proposed by the Special Master with modifications as set out in an opinion for the Court filed today.

Mr. Justice Marshall took no part in the consideration or decision of this case.