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Engquist v. Oregon Dept. of Agriculture

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-474 9th Cir. Apr 21, 2008
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Jun 9, 2008 6-3 Roberts OT 2007

Holding: The class-of-one theory of equal protection does not apply in the public employment context.

Judgment: Affirmed, 6-3, in an opinion by Chief Justice John Roberts on June 9, 2008. Justice Stevens filed a dissenting opinion, in which Justices Souter and Ginsburg joined.

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