Judge Amy Coney Barrett officially became Justice Amy Coney Barrett on Tuesday, and she starts work at a pivotal time as the court prepares to hear high-profile cases this month and considers several urgent election disputes. As the Supreme Court grapples with emergency requests for relief (both in the election context and in other contexts), the court’s “shadow docket” is as important as it’s ever been. SCOTUSblog’s symposium on this opaque species of Supreme Court rulings continues — read all of the entries here.

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Recommended Citation: James Romoser, Wednesday round-up, SCOTUSblog (Oct. 28, 2020, 8:00 AM), https://www.scotusblog.com/2020/10/wednesday-round-up-548/