Benton v. Maryland (395 U.S. 784)
United States Supreme Court
JOHN DALMER BENTON, PETITIONER, v. STATE OF MARYLAND.
Argued: March 24, 1969. --- Decided: June 23, 1969
M. Michael Cramer, Washington, D.C., for petitioner.
Peter L. Strauss, Washington, D.C., for the United States, as amicus curiae, at the invitation of the Court.
Francis B. Burch, Baltimore, Md., for respondent.
Mr. Justice MARSHALL, delivered the opinion of the Court.