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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 -- we would not expect orders granting certiorari today.
Indiana Family and Social Services Administration v. Bontrager
Issue: Whether 42 U.S.C. § 1396a(a)(10)(A)(i), which provides that state Medicaid plans, to remain eligible for full federal reimbursement, must “provide . . . for making medical assistance available . . . to all [eligible] individuals,” creates federal “rights” that may be privately enforced under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 by Medicaid beneficiaries