Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Monday at 9:30 a.m., we expect the Court to issue additional orders from the November 24 Conference. We expect one or more opinions in argued cases on Tuesday at 10 a.m.

Taylor v. Sturgell

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-371 D.C. Cir. Apr 16, 2008
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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