Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday, April 25. We will begin live-blogging at this link at 9:45 a.m.
On Tuesday the court hears oral argument in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court of California, San Francisco County. Ronald Mann has our preview.
On Tuesday the court also hears oral argument in BNSF Railway Co. v. Tyrrell. Amy Howe has our preview.

Taylor v. Sturgell

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-371 D.C. Cir. Apr 16, 2008
Tr.
Jun 12, 2008 TBD Ginsburg OT 2007

Issue: Whether a FOIA request may be barred by res judicata on grounds the petitioner was “virtually represented” by a close associate who previously sought disclosure of the same documents.

Judgment: Vacated and remanded, in an opinion by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on June 12, 2008.

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