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LaChance v. Erickson

Docket No.: 96-1395
Argued: December 2, 1997
Decided: January 21, 1998

Topics:

Due Process, Due Process, Civil Service Reform Act, Due Process, Fifth Amendment

Petitioner: LaChance
Respondent: Erickson

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FEDERAL CIRCUIT
Citation: 89 F.3d 1575
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


522 U.S. 262 (1997)
Question:

Does either the Due Process Clause or the Civil Service Reform Act preclude a federal agency from sanctioning an employee for making false statements to the agency regarding alleged employment-related misconduct on the part of the employee?

LaChance v. Erickson
ORAL ARGUMENT

December 02, 1997

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