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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

Topics:

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.
v.
United States
536 U.S. 129 (2002)
Question:

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
ORAL ARGUMENT

April 15, 2002

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