|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Mar 2, 2009
||Jun 18, 2009||5-4||Roberts||OT 2008|
Issue: Whether a defendant may access a stateâ€™s biological evidence following a conviction under 42 U.S.C. 1983 or the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.
Judgment: Reversed and remanded, 5-4, in an opinion by Chief Justice John Roberts on June 18, 2009.