Michigan Workers’ Compensation Agency v. Ace American Insurance Co.Petition for certiorari denied on June 25, 2012
|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|11-1229||2d Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2011|
Issue: (1) Whether a bankruptcy court’s exercise of its in rem jurisdiction categorically abrogates state sovereign immunity, regardless of the governmental unit’s role in the particular bankruptcy proceeding; and (2) whether the Bankruptcy Code’s abrogation of sovereign immunity extends to a state-law statutory claim that does not involve the discharged debtor.
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- Petition of the day (Matthew Bush)