Category Archives: Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup – February 24, 2017

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow @ISCOTUS on Twitter.) After observing the Presidents’ Day holiday on Monday, the Court heard oral arguments in two cases on Tuesday and one Wednesday. Before Tuesday’s arguments, however, Acting Solicitor … Continue reading Weekly Roundup – February 24, 2017

Weekly Roundup – February 17, 2017

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow @ISCOTUS on Twitter.) The Supreme Court was not especially busy this week, with its only official event a Conference in Friday. Nonetheless, there are still a few news stories of … Continue reading Weekly Roundup – February 17, 2017

Weekly Roundup – February 10, 2017

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow @ISCOTUS on Twitter.) This week, while the Supreme Court was in recess, Justice Ginsburg spoke at Stanford University, delivering the 2017 Rathbun Lecture on a Meaningful Life. Ginsburg addressed topics … Continue reading Weekly Roundup – February 10, 2017

Weekly Roundup – February 3, 2017

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow @ISCOTUS on Twitter.) The Court did not issue decisions or hear arguments this week, but President Trump’s nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Court has the news buzzing. Gorsuch has … Continue reading Weekly Roundup – February 3, 2017

Weekly Roundup – January 28, 2017

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow @ISCOTUS on Twitter.) The Supreme Court did not hear any oral arguments this week, but they did issue orders on Monday.  Fox News reported that the Court declined to hear … Continue reading Weekly Roundup – January 28, 2017

Weekly Roundup – January 20, 2017

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow @ISCOTUS on Twitter.) The Supreme Court had only two days of argument this week and an unusual schedule. In addition to observing Martin Luther King, Jr Day on Monday, the … Continue reading Weekly Roundup – January 20, 2017

Weekly Roundup – January 13, 2017

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow @ISCOTUS on Twitter.) Today, the Court met for conference to discuss petitions for certiorari. It granted certiorari in 16 cases, for a total of 13 hours of oral argument, all … Continue reading Weekly Roundup – January 13, 2017

Weekly Roundup – January 7, 2017

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow @ISCOTUS on Twitter.) The Supreme Court held its first Conference of the new year on Friday, January 6, and orders are expected to be released on Monday morning. The Court … Continue reading Weekly Roundup – January 7, 2017

Weekly Roundup, December 2, 2016

On Monday the Court heard arguments in Beckles v. United States. The case presents several issues revolving around a sentence enhancement for what prior convictions for what the sentencing guidelines call “a crime of violence.”  The case involves both issues of interpretation of the phrase and a constitutional challenge that it is void for vagueness. … Continue reading Weekly Roundup, December 2, 2016

Weekly Roundup – November 25, 2016

Did you miss your Supreme Court news this week? Let our Weekly Roundup help. (To stay on top of the latest Supreme Court happenings, follow @ISCOTUS on Twitter.) The Court convened for their November 22 conference on Tuesday but did not announce which, if any, petitions have been granted certiorari. Lara Bazelon of Slate discusses … Continue reading Weekly Roundup – November 25, 2016