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.

US v. Clintwood Elkhorn Mining Company

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-308 Fed. Cir. Mar 24, 2008
Apr 15, 2008 TBD Roberts OT 2007
 
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Disclosure: Akin Gump represented the respondents in this case.

Issue: Whether a coal company that did not meet the Tucker Act statute of limitations may seek a tax refund (with interest) directly under the Export Clause of the Constitution.

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Judgment: Reversed, in an opinion by Chief Justice John Roberts on April 15, 2008.

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