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We're currently hosting a symposium on Tuesday's decision in Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue. Click to follow along.
We also hosted a symposium on Monday's decision in June Medical Services v. Russo. Click to read the submissions.

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On Thursday, the court released orders from the July 1 conference. The justices granted five cases for a total of four hours of oral argument next term.
On Monday, we expect the court to release opinions at 10 a.m. We will be live-blogging starting at 9:20 a.m. at this link, where you can sign up for an email reminder when the live blog begins.

Collins v. Mnuchin

Pending petition

Linked with:

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-422 5th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s structure violates the separation of powers; and (2) whether the courts must set aside a final agency action that FHFA took when it was unconstitutionally structured and strike down the statutory provisions that make FHFA independent.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Sep 25 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 30, 2019)
Oct 30 2019Brief of respondents Mnuchin, Steven T., et al. in opposition filed.
Oct 30 2019Brief amicus curiae of Blackwells Capital LLC filed.
Nov 12 2019Reply of petitioners Patrick J. Collins, et al. filed.
Dec 11 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/10/2020.
Jun 29 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 7/1/2020.
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