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2009-10 Supreme Court case tracker
By First Amendment Center Online staff

Case Lower court Cert. granted Oral arguments scheduled Ruling Vote
Citizens United
v.
FEC
U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia Nov. 14, 2008
(technically, jurisdiction noted)

News

Analysis
March 24, 2009

News

Analysis

Rehearing scheduled

News

Analysis

Reheard on Sept. 9, 2009

News

Analysis
   
U.S
v.
Stevens
3rd Circuit April 20, 2009

News

Analysis
Oct. 6, 2009

News

Analysis
   
Salazar
v.
Buono
9th Circuit Feb. 23, 2009

News

Analysis
Oct. 7, 2009

News

Analysis
   
Milavetz, Gallop & Milavetz
v.
U.S.


(consol. w/ U.S. v. Milavetz, Gallop & Milavetz)
8th Circuit June 8, 2009

Analysis
Dec. 1, 2009    
Holder
v.
Humanitarian Law Project


(consol. w/ Humanitarian Law Project v. Holder)
9th Circuit Sept. 30, 2009

News

Analysis
     
Skilling
v.
U.S.
5th Circuit Oct. 13, 2009

Analysis
     



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Court may re-examine pretrial publicity
By Tony Mauro Ex-Enron executive argues 'massive' publicity, 'extraordinary community passion' created 'presumption of juror prejudice.' 10.14.09


High court appears split on constitutionality of Mojave cross
Several conservative justices seemed open to Obama administration's argument that Congress' decision to transfer land to private ownership took care of First Amendment questions. 10.07.09


High court to examine anti-terrorism law
Justices agree to review 9th Circuit ruling that portions of law, which criminalizes providing 'material support or resources' to designated terrorist groups, are unconstitutional. 09.30.09



High court won't block release of Conn. priest-abuse records
Justices also turn away appeals in several other First Amendment-related cases. 10.05.09


Justices won't review Fla. Pledge of Allegiance law
ACLU argued 11th Circuit ruling would undermine 1943 high court precedent that schoolkids couldn't be forced to salute flag, say Pledge. 10.05.09



Justices zero in on Congress’ role in Mojave-cross dispute
By Tony Mauro Decision may raise question: Can government make violations go away by 'privatizing' aspects of the case? 10.08.09


Provocative docket raises hackles over animals, religion
By Tony Mauro Justices also will hear cases involving campaign finance, bankruptcy-lawyer speech. 09.29.09


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