Corley v. United States

Docket No.
Op. Below
Argument
Jan 21, 2009
Tr.
Opinion
Vote
5-4
Author
Souter
Term

Issue: Whether federal law permits the suppression of a voluntary confession made more than six hours after arrest but before presentment to a magistrate, as a consequence of unreasonable delay in presentment.

Judgment: Vacated and remanded, 5-4, in an opinion by Justice David Souter on April 6, 2009.

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