Legal News

Revenge of the rescheduled cases: Congressional proxy voting, the ministerial exception, and more

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. Last week’s relists yielded what will likely be the last five cases to be to be argued dur

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Now available on Oyez: January oral argument audio aligned with the transcripts

Oyez has posted the aligned audio and transcripts from the January 2022 oral arguments at the Supreme Court. The court heard argument in: Biden v. Missouri National Federation of Independent Business v. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health

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Majority turns down request to send Texas abortion litigation back to federal district court

The Supreme Court on Thursday afternoon rejected abortion providers’ request to order a federal appeals court to send their challenge to a Texas law banning almost all abortions in the state promptly back to the friendlier confines of a federal district c

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