Montejo v. Louisiana

Docket No.
Op. Below
Argument
Jan 13, 2009
Tr.
Opinion
Vote
5-4
Author
Scalia
Term

Issue: Whether an indigent defendant must affirmatively accept the appointment of counsel to preclude future police interrogation in the absence the attorney.

Judgment: Vacated and remanded, 5-4, in an opinion by Justice Antonin Scalia on May 26, 2009.

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