District Attorney’s Office for the Third Judicial District, et al. v. Osborne

Docket No.
Op. Below
Argument
Mar 2, 2009
Tr.
Opinion
Vote
5-4
Author
Roberts
Term

Issue: Whether a defendant may access a state’s biological evidence following a conviction under 42 U.S.C. 1983 or the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.

Judgment: Reversed and remanded, 5-4, in an opinion by Chief Justice John Roberts on June 18, 2009.

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