Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

The court will release orders from the March 16 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday and Wednesday.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Sveen v. Melin. Amy Howe has our preview.

Florida Dept. of Revenue v. Piccadilly Cafeterias

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-312 11th Cir. Mar 26, 2008
Jun 16, 2008 TBD Thomas OT 2007

Issue: Whether a state may tax a court-ordered transfer of property from a chapter 11 bankruptcy estate to a third-party purchaser of the bankrupt party’s assets.

Judgment: Reversed and remanded, in an opinion by Justice Clarence Thomas on June 16, 2008.

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