United States v. Indrelunas - 411 U.S. 216 (1973)
U.S. Supreme Court
United States v. Indrelunas, 411 U.S. 216 (1973)
United States v. Indrelunas
Decided April 16, 1973
411 U.S. 216
The provision in Fed.Rule Civ.Proc. 58, that "[e]very judgment" of a district court "shall be set forth on a separate document" which, inter alia, starts the time limits for appeals and post-trial motions running, is a mechanical provision that must be mechanically applied to render certain the date on which a judgment is entered.
Certiorari granted; 465 F.2d 13, reversed and remanded.