Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

The court will release orders from the March 16 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday and Wednesday.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Sveen v. Melin. Amy Howe has our preview.

Michigan v. Fisher

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
09-91 Mich. Ct. of App. Not Argued Dec 7, 2009 7-2 Per Curiam OT 2009

Holding: The Court decided without oral argument that an officer’s decision to enter a home without a warrant, after observing blood on the hood of a pickup truck outside and newly broken windows inside the house, did not violate the Fourth Amendment, which prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures.

Judgment: Reversed and remanded in a per curiam opinion on December 7, 2009.

Briefs and Documents

Certiorari-Stage Documents

Term Snapshot