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Editor's Note :

On Monday at 9:30 a.m. we expect the Court to issue orders from the October 31 Conference; we do not expect the Justices to issue any decisions on the merits.
Our list of "Petitions to watch for that Conference is here.

Ysursa v. Pocatello Education Association

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-869 9th Cir. Nov 3, 2008
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Feb 24, 2009 6-3 Roberts OT 2008

Issue: Whether, under the First Amendment, a state legislature may bar political subdivisions from making payroll deductions for political activities.

Judgment: Reversed, 6-3, in an opinion by Chief Justice John Roberts on February 24, 2009.

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