|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Jan 13, 2009
||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.