In The

Supreme Court of the United States




Decided June 15, 1983

Justice O’Connor, Concurring

Topic: Federalism*Court vote: 9–0
Note: No other Justices joined this opinion.
Citation: 462 U.S. 406 Docket: 82–342Audio: Listen to this case's oral arguments at Oyez

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JUSTICE O'CONNOR, concurring in part and concurring in the judgment.

I join the opinion of the Court except to the extent that it might be read to suggest this Court's endorsement of the view that one who makes a reasonably diligent effort to record will obtain the protections ordinarily reserved for recorded interests. I would express no opinion on that question, for it is not before us, and has not been addressed in brief or in argument or, indeed, in the statute.

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