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The Supreme Court will release orders from the February 15 conference on Tuesday, February 19, at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Wednesday, February 20, at 10:00 a.m.
On Tuesday the Supreme Court hears oral argument in Return Mail Inc. v. United States Postal Service; Ronald Mann has our preview.

Entergy Corp. v. EPA

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-588 2d Cir. Dec 2, 2008
Tr.
Apr 1, 2009 6-3 Scalia OT 2008

Issue: Whether the Clean Water Act permits the EPA to undergo a cost-benefit analysis in determining the most environmentally friendly technology at cooling water intake structures, and to regulate such structures at existing as well as new facilities.

Judgment: Reversed and remanded, 6-3, in an opinion by Justice Antonin Scalia on April 1, 2009.

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