Kansas v. Colorado
Dec 1, 2008
|Mar 9, 2009||9-0||Alito||OT 2008|
Issue: Whether 18 U.S.C. Â§ 1821(b), which limits expert witness fees to $40 per day, applies to cases arising under the Supreme Courtâ€™s original jurisdiction.
Judgment: Decided, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice Samuel Alito on March 9, 2009. Chief Justice Roberts filed a concurring opinion, in which Justice Souter joined.