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Cedric Kushner Promotions v. King

Docket No.: 00-549
Certiorari Granted: Dec 11 2000
Argued: April 18, 2001
Decided: June 11, 2001


Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations, Criminal Procedure, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, Commerce Clause, RICO, Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, Sherman Act, antitrust, murder, preemption, rule of reason

PartyNames: Cedric Kushner Promotions, Ltd. v. Don King, et al.
Petitioner: Cedric Kushner Promotions, Ltd.
Respondent: Don King, et al.

Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Citation: 219 F.3d 115
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket

Cedric Kushner Promotions, Ltd.
Don King, et al.
533 U.S. 158 (2001)

Are Don King and his corporation a distinct "person" and "enterprise," such that RICO applies?

Cedric Kushner Promotions v. King

April 18, 2001

Holding: reversed and remanded
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for King, 0 vote(s) against
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