Aracoma Coal Company v. United StatesPetition for certiorari denied on May 19, 2014
|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|13-941||Fed. Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2013|
Disclosure: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, serves as counsel to the petitioner in this case, which is listed without regard to the likelihood that it will be granted.
Issue: Whether an otherwise unconstitutional tax imposed upon the sale of goods in the stream of export commerce can be saved from invalidation under the Export Clause of the United States Constitution, Art. I § 9, cl. 5, by recharacterizing it as a deferred tax on manufacturing.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders|
|Dec 23 2013||Application (13A655) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from January 6, 2014 to February 5, 2014, submitted to The Chief Justice.|
|Dec 27 2013||Application (13A655) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until February 5, 2014.|
|Feb 5 2014||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 10, 2014)|
|Mar 6 2014||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including April 9, 2014.|
|Apr 9 2014||Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed.|
|Apr 22 2014||Reply of petitioners Aracoma Coal Company, et al. filed.|
|Apr 29 2014||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 15, 2014.|
|May 19 2014||Petition DENIED.|