LOCATION:County of Riverside: District Attorney
DOCKET NO.: 89-1905
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1990-1991)
LOWER COURT: Wisconsin Supreme Court
CITATION: 501 US 597 (1991)
ARGUED: Apr 24, 1991
DECIDED: Jun 21, 1991
Lawrence G. Wallace – on behalf of the United States, as amicus curiae, supporting the Petitioners
Paul G. Kent – on behalf of the Respondents
Thomas J. Dawson – on behalf of the Petitioners
Media for Wisconsin Public Intervenor v. Mortier
Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement – June 21, 1991 in Wisconsin Public Intervenor v. Mortier
William H. Rehnquist:
The opinion of the Court in No. 89-1905 Wisconsin Public Intervenor verus Mortier will be announced by Justice White.
Byron R. White:
As the opinion on file with the clerk will indicate, we reverse the judgment of the Supreme Court of Wisconsin.
Justice Scalia has filed an opinion concurring in the judgment.