Bond v. United States
|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Feb 22, 2011
|Jun 16, 2011||9-0||Kennedy||OT 2010|
Holding: A criminal defendant who is indicted on charges that she violated a federal statute has standing to challenge the validity of the statute on the ground that it infringes on the powers reserved to the states under the Tenth Amendment.
Judgment: Reversed and remanded to Third Circuit, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice Anthony Kennedy on June 16, 2011. Justice Ginsburg filed a concurring opinion, which was joined by Justice Breyer.
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Briefs and Documents
- Brief for Petitioner Carol Anne Bond
- Brief for the United States in Support of Petitioner
- Brief for the Amicus Curiae Court Appointed to Defend the Judgment
- Reply Brief of Petitioner Carol Anne Bond
- Reply Brief for the United States Supporting Petitioner
- Brief for the States of Alabama, Colorado, Florida, South Carolina, Texas, and Utah in Support of Petitioner
- Brief for the Center for Constitituional Jurisprudence and the CATO Institute in Support of Petitioner
- Brief for the Gun Owners Foundation, Gun Owners of America, Inc., and the Conservative Legal Defense and Educational Fund in Support of Petitioner (revised)
- Brief for the Eagle Forum Education and Legal Defense in Support of Petitioner