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On Monday, the Supreme Court released additional orders from the October 18 conference. The justices did not add any new cases to their merits docket.

Northover v. Archuleta

Petition for certiorari denied on March 31, 2014
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
13-607 Fed. Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2013

Issue: Whether the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit erred by reversing the United States Merit Systems Protection Board's (MSPB) interpretation of its enabling statute and extending Department of the Navy v. Egan, without congressional authorization, to restrict the MSPB's statutory scope of review in employee appeals arising from an agency decision that does not involve a security clearance or access to classified information.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Nov 15 2013Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 19, 2013)
Dec 10 2013Brief amicus curiae of National Treasury Employees Union filed.
Dec 11 2013Order extending time to file response to petition to and including January 21, 2014.
Jan 7 2014Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including February 20, 2014.
Feb 20 2014Brief of respondent Katherine Archuleta, Director, Office of Personnel Management in opposition filed.
Mar 5 2014Reply of petitioner Devon Haughton Northover filed.
Mar 12 2014DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 28, 2014.
Mar 31 2014Petition DENIED.
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