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Bragdon v. Abbott

Docket No.: 97-156
Argued: March 30, 1998
Decided: June 25, 1998

Topics:

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Civil Rights, ADA, Americans with Disabilities Act, Fair Housing Act, Natural Resources, judicial review

Petitioner: Bragdon
Respondent: Abbott

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIRST CIRCUIT
Citation: 107 F.3d 934
Supreme Court Docket


524 U.S. 624 (1998)
Question:

Can a physician refuse or alter care of an HIV-positive patient without violating the equal treatment stipulations of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA)?

Bragdon v. Abbott
ORAL ARGUMENT

March 30, 1998

Holding: vacated and remanded
Decision: Decision: 5 votes for Bragdon, 4 vote(s) against

Bragdon v. Abbott
Case Documents

1Opinion in Bragdon v. Abbott
2Opinion in Bragdon v. Abbott
Additional documents for this case are pending review.