Today at the Court
on Mar 31, 2009 at 6:00 am
At 10 a.m., the Court may release the opinion in one or more pending cases. Following the release of any opinions, the Court will hear argument in Gross v. FBL Financial Services (08-441), on the level of proof required in a â€œmixed motiveâ€ job bias case.
Eric Schnapper of Seattle will argue for the plaintiff, Jack Gross. Lisa S. Blatt, Assistant to the Solicitor General, will argue for United StatesÂ as amicus curiae supporting the petitioner for 10 minutes. Carter Phillips of Sidley Austin in Washington will argue for FBL Financial Services.