The October 2018 term began on Monday. The Supreme Court released additional orders from the September 24 conference; the justices called for the views of the solicitor general in eight cases, including Atlantic Richfield Co. v. Christian, Hernandez v. MesaThole v. U.S. Bank, N.A., and Clearstream Banking S.A. v. Peterson, consolidated with Bank Markazi v. Peterson.

On Monday, the justices heard oral argument in Weyerhaeuser Company v. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Mount Lemmon Fire District v. Guido.

On Tuesday, the justices heard oral argument in Gundy v. U.S. and Madison v. Alabama.

On Wednesday, the justices heard oral argument in Knick v. Township of Scott, Pennsylvania and New Prime Inc. v. Oliveira.

On Friday, the justices met for their October 5 conference; John Elwood’s Relist Watch compiles the petitions that were relisted for this conference.

The calendar for the October sitting is available on the court’s website.

Posted in This Week at the Court

Recommended Citation: Andrew Hamm, This week at the court, SCOTUSblog (Sep. 30, 2018, 12:00 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2018/09/this-week-at-the-court-311/