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Johnson v. Jones

Docket No.: 94-455
Argued: April 18, 1995
Decided: June 12, 1995

Topics:

29 U.S.C. 1291, Judicial Power, immunity from suit, qualified immunity

PartyNames: Tyson JOHNSON, et al., Petitioners, v. Houston JONES.
Petitioner: Johnson
Respondent: Jones

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SEVENTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 26 F.3d 727
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket

Johnson
v.
Jones
515 U.S. 304 (1995)
Other Citations: 115 S.Ct. 2151132 L.Ed.2d 238 (515 U.S.
Question:

Is a Federal District Court's determination, in denying a summary judgment motion of police officers entitled to assert a qualified immunity defense, that the record raised a factual issue an appealable final decision?

Johnson v. Jones
ORAL ARGUMENT

April 18, 1995

Holding: affirmed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Jones, 0 vote(s) against

Johnson v. Jones
Case Documents

1Opinion in Johnson v. Jones
2Opinion in Johnson v. Jones
Additional documents for this case are pending review.