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Conn and Najera v. Gabbert

Docket No.: 97-1802
Argued: February 23, 1999
Decided: April 5, 1999

Topics:

Due Process, Economic Activity, Governmental Liability, Due Process, Fifth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, Fourth Amendment, Section 1983, murder, qualified immunity, self-incrimination

Petitioner: Conn and Najera
Respondent: Gabbert

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 131 F.3d 793
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


526 U.S. 286 (1999)
Question:

Does a prosecutor violate the opposing attorney's Fourteenth Amendment right to practice his profession when the prosecutor causes the attorney to be searched at the same time his client is testifying before a grand jury?

Conn and Najera v. Gabbert
ORAL ARGUMENT

February 23, 1999

Holding: reversed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Conn and Najera, 0 vote(s) against
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