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Editor's Note :

On Monday, we expect orders from the June 22 Conference at 9:30 a.m. and the final opinions of the term at 10 a.m.
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Jamgotchian v. Kentucky Horse Racing Comm’n

Petition for certiorari denied on November 28, 2016
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-171 Ky. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 16

Issue: Whether the jail time restriction contained in 810 Kentucky Administrative Regulation 1:015, Section 1 at Article 6(a)-(b), which prohibits purchasers of thoroughbred race horses at claiming races in Kentucky from racing or transferring their horses out of state for a prescribed time period, violates the Commerce Clause of the United States Constitution by impermissibly discriminating against interstate commerce.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Aug 2 2016Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 6, 2016)
Aug 31 2016Waiver of right of respondents Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, et al. to respond filed.
Sep 7 2016DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 26, 2016.
Sep 14 2016Response Requested . (Due October 14, 2016)
Oct 14 2016Brief of respondents Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, et al. in opposition filed.
Oct 27 2016Reply of petitioner Jerry Jamgotchian filed.
Nov 2 2016DISTRIBUTED for Conference of November 22, 2016.
Nov 28 2016Petition DENIED.
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