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Village of Willowbrook v. Olech

Docket No.: 98-1288
Argued: January 10, 2000
Decided: February 20, 2000

Topics:

Equal Protection, Civil Rights, Civil Procedure, Equal Protection Clause, Fourteenth Amendment, Zoning

Petitioner: Village of Willowbrook
Respondent: Olech

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SEVENTH CIRCUIT
Supreme Court Docket


528 U.S. 562 (2000)
Question:

Does the Equal Protection Clause give rise to a cause of action on behalf of a "class of one" where the plaintiff did not allege membership in a class or group?

Village of Willowbrook v. Olech
ORAL ARGUMENT

January 10, 2000

Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Olech, 0 vote(s) against
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