SCOTUS Watch

  • SCOTUS Watch | June 28, 2019

    In this edition of SCOTUS Watch, our focus is on three decisions made by the Supreme Court. The cases covered are Apple, Inc. v. Pepper, Cochise Consultancy, Inc. v. United States ex rel. Hunt, and Franchise Tax Board of California v. Hyatt.

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  • SCOTUS Watch | May 17, 2019

    In this edition of SCOTUS Watch, our focus is on three decisions made by the Supreme Court. The cases covered are Apple, Inc. v. Pepper, Cochise Consultancy, Inc. v. United States ex rel. Hunt, and Franchise Tax Board of California v. Hyatt.

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  • SCOTUS Watch | Apr 19, 2019

    In this edition of SCOTUS Watch, our focus is on Department of Commerce v. New York, regarding the reinstatement of a citizenship question on the 2020 census, lancu v. Brunetti, a denial of a trademark for a clothing brand's vulgar word, and McDonough v. Smith, a statute of limitations case regarding fabrication of evidence.

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  • SCOTUS Watch | Mar 22, 2019

    In this edition of SCOTUS Watch, our focus is on Rucho v. Common Cause, a redistricting case in North Carolina and Kisor v. Wilkie, a retired United States Marine suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, who was denied retroactive benefits back to 1983, when he originally filed his disability claim.

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  • SCOTUS Watch | Feb 22, 2019

    The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) is returning to the bench after its usual four-week winter recess. The recess was marked by noteworthy “shadow docket” actions on the death penalty, abortion rights, and other matters that offered more news than a usual February. SCOTUS will hear oral arguments for a total of 6 cases this session. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who missed all 11 arguments of the January sitting because of her recuperation from lung surgery, is back on the bench hearing arguments this week.

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  • SCOTUS WATCH | Jan 18, 2019

    The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) will hear oral arguments for a total of 11 cases this month.

    It’s worth noting Ginsburg is still recovering from a surgery she had on December 21st and has been participating in the court’s consideration of cases from home through briefs and transcripts of the arguments.

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