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Albertsons Inc. v. Kirkingburg

Docket No.: 98-591
Argued: April 28, 1999
Decided: June 22, 1999

Topics:

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Civil Rights, ADA, Americans with Disabilities Act, Motor Carrier Act

Petitioner: Albertsons Inc.
Respondent: Kirkingburg

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 143 F.3d 1228
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


527 U.S. 555 (1999)
Question:

Are all individuals with vision problems of any degree "disabled" under the Americans with Disabilities Act and, therefore, subject to its protections?

Albertsons Inc. v. Kirkingburg
ORAL ARGUMENT

April 28, 1999

Holding: reversed
Decision: Decision: 7 votes for Albertsons Inc., 2 vote(s) against
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