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On Monday at 9:30 a.m. we expect orders from the April 18 Conference. On both Tuesday and Wednesday we expect one or more decisions in argued cases; we will be live blogging both days beginning at 9:45 a.m.
Sprint Communications Company of Virginia, Inc. v. Central Telephone Company of Virginia
Petition for certiorari denied on October 15, 2013
Issue: (1) Whether a dispute regarding the proper
interpretation of an “interconnection agreement”
(“ICA”) entered into pursuant to the
Telecommunications Act of 1996 may be brought
directly in federal court without exhausting
administrative remedies in the state public
utilities commission that approved the
agreement; and (2) whether stock in a specific company held in an
individual retirement account (“IRA”) qualifies as
a “mutual or common investment fund” within
the meaning of 28 U.S.C. § 455(d)(4)(i), such that
a judge holding stock in a party to a case before
him need not recuse himself if the stock is held in
On Monday at 9:30 a.m. we expect orders from the April 18 Conference. On both Tuesday and Wednesday we expect one or more decisions in argued cases; we will be live blogging both days beginning at 9:45 a.m. This is the first week of the April sitting.
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