Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Monday at 9:30 a.m. we expect the Court to issue orders from the October 31 Conference; we do not expect the Justices to issue any decisions on the merits.
Our list of "Petitions to watch for that Conference is here.

Beer v. United States

Docket No. Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
09-1395 Not Argued Jun 28, 2011 TBD TBD OT 2010

Issue: Whether the Compensation Clause of Article III prevents Congress from withholding the future judicial salary adjustments established by the Ethics Reform Act of 1989.

Judgment: Granted, vacated, and remanded for further proceedings on June 28, 2011. Justice Scalia dissented, stating that he would have granted cert. and set the case for argument.

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