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Granite Rock Company v. International Brotherhood of Teamsters

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
08-1214 9th Cir. Jan 19, 2010
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Jun 24, 2010 9-0 Thomas OT 2009
 
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Holding: The Court held that the federal court, and not an arbitrator, may decide when parties enter into a collective bargaining agreement.

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Judgment: Affirmed in part, reversed in part, and remanded, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice Clarence Thomas on June 24, 2010. Justice Sotomayor filed a partial dissent, joined by Justice Stevens.

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