Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the March 24 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday, March 28 and Wednesday, March 29.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Advocate Health Care Network v. Stapleton. Ronald Mann has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC. Ronald Mann has our preview.

Justice v. Internal Revenue Service

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-786 11th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

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.
Term Snapshot