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.

Safford United School District #1 v. Redding

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
08-479 9th Cir. Apr 21, 2009
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Jun 25, 2009 8-1 Souter OT 2008
 
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Issue: Whether the Fourth Amendment prohibits public school officials from conducting a strip search of a student suspected of possessing and distributing a prescription drug on campus in violation of school policy.

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Judgment: Affirmed in part, reversed in part, and remanded, 8-1, in an opinion by Justice David Souter on June 25, 2009.

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