Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

The court will issue orders from its January 13 conference on Tuesday, January 17, at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Wednesday, January 18, at 10:00 a.m.
On Tuesday the court hears oral argument in Lynch v. Dimaya. Kevin Johnson has our preview.
On Tuesday the court also hears oral argument in Midland Funding, LLC v. Johnson. Ronald Mann has our preview.

Vermont v. Brillon

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
08-88 Vt. S.Ct. Jan 13, 2009
Tr.
Mar 9, 2009 7-2 Ginsburg OT 2008

Issue: Whether delays caused by a public defender can deprive a criminal defendant of his right to a speedy trial.

Judgment: Reversed and remanded, 7-2, in an opinion by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on March 9, 2009.

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