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Franconia Associates v. United States

Docket No.: 01-455
Certiorari Granted: Jan 4 2002
Argued: April 15, 2002
Decided: June 10, 2002


28 U.S.C. 2501, Judicial Power, Fifth Amendment, Fourth Amendment, Miranda, Takings Clause, privacy, probable cause, sovereign immunity

PartyNames: Franconia Associates, et al. v. United States
Petitioner: Franconia Associates, et al.
Respondent: United States

Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Citation: 240 F.3d 1358
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket

Franconia Associates, et al.
United States
536 U.S. 129 (2002)

Does the Emergency Low Income Housing Preservation Act of 1987, which restricted the right of property owners to prepay at any time mortgages under the Housing Act of 1949, constitute a present breach of contract?

Franconia Associates v. United States

April 15, 2002

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