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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.
Maureen Johnston Petitions
Maureen Johnston is a third-year law student at the University of Washington School of Law. She participates in the Innocence Project Northwest Clinic, and serves on the editorial board of the Washington Law Review. She aspires to be a civil rights attorney.