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Editor's Note :
In previous years, the Court released orders the morning after the Court’s “Long Conference.” It has not done so this year. Beginning last Term, the Court consistently considered petitions at least two times before granting certiorari. To the extent that practice continues -- and there is no affirmative evidence the Court intends to drop it -- so we are again doubtful that certiorari will be granted in any cases today.
Erin Miller Guest
Erin graduated from Yale University with B.A.s in philosophy and political science, after concentrating in political theory. She has interned at the Brookings Institution working on Guantanamo Bay legal issues and in the U.S. House of Representatives. After graduation, she worked briefly as a research assistant for Yale law professor Scott Shapiro, before becoming the manager of SCOTUSblog at the beginning of the 2009 Supreme Court Term. Erin is currently a first-year student at Yale Law School.