Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the February 23 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday at 10 a.m.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31. Amy Howe has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in Ohio v. American Express Co. Beth Farmer has our preview.

Justice v. Internal Revenue Service

Petition for certiorari denied on March 27, 2017
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-786 11th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2016

Issue: What constitutes a “return” for purposes of bankruptcy.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Dec 16 2016Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 23, 2017)
Jan 12 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including February 22, 2017.
Feb 22 2017Brief of respondent Internal Revenue Service in opposition filed.
Mar 8 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 24, 2017.
Mar 27 2017Petition DENIED.
Term Snapshot