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UNITED STATES v. CLARKE

Docket No.: 13-301
Certiorari Granted: Jan 10 2014
Argued: April 23, 2014
Decided: June 19, 2014

Topics:

Bankruptcy, Internal Revenue Code, abuse of discretion, retaliation

PartyNames: United States v. Michael Clarke, et al.
Petitioner: United States
Respondent: Michael Clarke, et al.

Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Citation: 517 Fed.Appx. 689
Supreme Court Docket

United States
v.
Michael Clarke, et al.
Question Presented:

Whether an unsupported allegation that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued a summons for an improper purpose entitles an opponent of the summons to an evidentiary hearing to question IRS officials about their reasons for issuing the summons.

UNITED STATES v. CLARKE
ORAL ARGUMENT

April 23, 2014

Listen to Oral Argument in UNITED STATES v. CLARKE
Holding: VACATED AND REMANDED
Vote: 9-0
Majority: unanimous
Opinion By:
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