Legal News

Challenges to administrative action and retroactive relief for prisoners

The Relist Watch column examines cert petitions that the Supreme Court has “relisted” for its upcoming conference. A short explanation of relists is available here.  The big news from the Supreme Court last week is that the justices disposed of every

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The morning read for Wednesday, May 11

Each weekday, we select a short list of news articles, commentary, and other noteworthy links related to the Supreme Court. To suggest a piece for us to consider, email us at [email protected]. Here’s the Wednesday morning read: Alito’s draft opinion

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Justices decline to block execution of Arizona man with schizophrenia

The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed Arizona to execute a man who suffered from severe mental illness and, according to his lawyers, did not understand why the state wanted to put him to death. No justices indicated dissent from the court’s brief order

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