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Arkansas v. Farm Credit Services

Docket No.: 95-1918
Argued: April 21, 1997
Decided: June 2, 1997

Topics:

28 U.S.C. 1341, Judicial Power, Jurisdiction of Federal Courts, Eleventh Amendment

PartyNames: ARKANSAS, Petitioner, v. FARM CREDIT SERVICES OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS et al.
Petitioner: Arkansas
Respondent: Farm Credit Services

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE EIGHTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 76 F.3d 961
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket

Arkansas
v.
Farm Credit Services
520 U.S. 821 (1997)
Other Citations: 117 S.Ct. 1776138 L.Ed.2d 34 (520 U.S. 8
Question:

Do Production Credit Associations fall within the exception in the Tax Injunction Act created by Department of Employment v. United States when they sue by themselves?

Arkansas v. Farm Credit Services
ORAL ARGUMENT

April 21, 1997

Holding: reversed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Arkansas, 0 vote(s) against
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