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The Supreme Court will release orders from the March 22 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday and Wednesday.
On Monday the Supreme Court hears oral argument in PDR Network, LLC v. Carlton & Harris Chiropractic Inc.; Christopher Walker has our preview.
On Monday the Supreme Court also hears oral argument in The Dutra Group v. Batterton; Joel Goldstein has our preview.

Beer v. United States

Docket No. Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
09-1395 Not Argued Jun 28, 2011 TBD TBD OT 2010

Issue: Whether the Compensation Clause of Article III prevents Congress from withholding the future judicial salary adjustments established by the Ethics Reform Act of 1989.

Judgment: Granted, vacated, and remanded for further proceedings on June 28, 2011. Justice Scalia dissented, stating that he would have granted cert. and set the case for argument.

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