United States v. Stevens

Docket No.
Op. Below
Argument
Oct 6, 2009
Tr.
Opinion
Vote
8-1
Author
Roberts
Term

Holding: A federal statute that criminalizes depictions of animal cruelty in videotapes and other commercial media is unconstitutional.

Judgment: Affirmed, 8-1, in an opinion by Chief Justice Roberts on April 20, 2010. Justice Alito dissented.

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