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No. 11–564, Florida v. Jardines

Argued October 31, 2012

            Gregory G. Garre argued the cause for petitioner.  On the briefs were Pamela Jo Bondi, Attorney General of Florida, Carolyn M. Snurkowski, Associate Deputy Attorney General, Charmaine M. Millsaps, Assistant Attorney General, and Timothy D. Osterhaus, Deputy Solicitor General.

            Nicole A. Saharsky argued the cause for the United States as amicus curiae in support of petitioner.  With her on the brief were Solicitor General Verrilli, Assistant Attorney General Breuer, Deputy Solicitor General Dreeben, and William C. Brown.

            Howard K. Blumberg argued the cause for respondent.  With him on the brief were Maria E. Lauredo and Robert Kalter.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for the State of Texas et al. by Greg Abbott, Attorney General of Texas, Adam W. Aston, Assistant Solicitor General, Daniel T. Hodge, First Assistant Attorney General, Don Clemmer, Deputy Attorney General, and Jonathan F. Mitchell, Solicitor General, and by the Attorneys General for their respective States as follows: Luther Strange of Alabama, Michael C. Geraghty of Alaska, Tom Horne of Arizona, Dustin McDaniel of Arkansas, John W. Suthers of Colorado, Joseph R. Biden III of Delaware, David M. Louie of Hawaii, Lawrence G. Wasden of Idaho, Tom Miller of Iowa, Derek Schmidt of Kansas, Jack Conway of Kentucky, William J. Schneider of Maine, Bill Schuette of Michigan, Jon Bruning of Nebraska, Michael A. Delaney of New Hampshire, Gary K. King of New Mexico, John R. Kroger of Oregon, Linda L. Kelly of Pennsylvania, Peter F. Kilmartin of Rhode Island, Marty J. Jackley of South Dakota, Robert E. Cooper, Jr., of Tennessee, Mark Shurtleff of Utah, William H. Sorrell of Vermont, Kenneth T. Cuccinelli II of Virginia, Robert M. McKenna of Washington, and J. B. Van Hollen of Wisconsin; for Wayne County, Michigan, by Kym L. Worthy and Timothy A. Baughman;and for the National Police Canine Association et al. by Arthur T. Daus III.

             Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance were filed for Fourth Amendment Scholars by Leslie A. Shoebotham; and for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers et al. by Danielle Spinelli, Annie L. Owens, Jonathan D. Hacker, Norman L. Reimer, and Mason C. Clutter.

             Briefs of amici curiae were filed for the Cato Institute by James W. Harper and Ilya Shapiro; and for The Rutherford Institute by John W. Whitehead, Rita Dunaway, and Charles I. Lugosi.

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No. 11–864, Comcast Corp. et al. v. Behrend et al.

Argued November 5, 2012

            Miguel A. Estrada argued the cause for petitioners.  With him on the briefs were Mark A. Perry, Scott P. Martin, Sheron Korpus, and Darryl J. May.

            Barry Barnett argued the cause for respondents.  With him on the brief were Daniel H. Charest and Joseph Goldberg.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for the Cato Institute by David B. Rivkin, Jr., Thomas D. Warren, Deborah H. Renner, John B. Lewis, and Ilya Shapiro; for the Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America et al. by Kannon K. Shanmugam, John S. Williams, Robin S. Conrad, Kathryn Comerford Todd, Sheldon Gilbert, and Kevin Carroll;for DRI–The Voice of the Defense Bar by Henry M. Sneath, Carter G. Phillips, Jonathan F. Cohn, and Matthew D. Krueger; forthe Equal Employment Advisory Council by Rae T. Vann; for Intel Corp. by David J. Burman, Joel W. Nomkin, A. Douglas Melamed, and Darren B. Bernhard; for the Retail Litigation Center, Inc., by Mark T. Stancil and Deborah R. White; and for the Washington Legal Foundation et al. by Cory L. Andrews.

             Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance were filed for the American Antitrust Institute et al. by Albert A. Foer; and for the American Association for Justice et al. by John Vail, F. Paul Bland, Jr., Arthur H. Bryant, Julie Nepveu, Michael Schuster, and Mary Alice McLarty.

             Patricia A. Millett, Ruthanne M. Deutsch, Michael C. Small, and Hyland Hunt filed a brief for Economists as amici curiae.

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No. 11–10362, Millbrook v. United States

Argued February 19, 2013

            Christopher J. Paolella, by appointment of the Court, 568 U. S. ___, argued the cause and filed briefs for petitioner.

            Anthony A. Yang argued the cause for the United States in support of reversal.  With him on the briefs were Solicitor General Verrilli, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Delery, Deputy Solicitor General Kneedler, Mark B. Stern, and Jonathan H. Levy.

            Jeffrey S. Bucholtz, by invitation of the Court, 568 U. S. ___, argued the cause and filed a brief as amicus curiae in support of the judgment below.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for the Lewisburg Prison Project by Ronald C. Travis; and for the Rutherford Institute by John W. Whitehead, Rita M. Dunaway, and Charles I. LugosiDouglas Hallward-Driemeier and Susan L. Sommer filed a brief for the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc., et al. as amici curiae urging vacatur.

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No. 11–1059, Genesis HealthCare Corp. et al. v. Symczyk

Argued December 3, 2012

            Ronald J. Mann argued the cause for petitioners.  With him on the briefs were James N. Boudreau, Michele H. Malloy, and Stephen A. Miller.

            Neal Kumar Katyal argued the cause for respondent.  With him on the brief were Gary F. Lynch, Gerald D. Wells III, Adina H. Rosenbaum, and Stephen I. Vladeck.

            Anthony A. Yang argued the cause for the United States as amicus curiae urging affirmance. With him on the brief were Solicitor General Verrilli, Acting Assistant Attorney General Delery, Deputy Solicitor General Kneedler, Thomas M. Bondy, Michael E. Robinson, and M. Patricia Smith.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for ACA International by Michael D. Slodov, David Israel, and Bryan C. Shartle; for the Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America et al. by Mark D. Harris, James F. Segroves, Robin S. Conrad, Shane B. Kawka, Karen R. Harned, and Elizabeth Milito; for DRI–The Voice of the Defense Bar by Henry M. Sneath, Jeffrey A. Lamken, and Martin V. Totaro; and for the Equal Employment Advisory Council by Rae T. Vann and Danny E. Petrella.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance were filed for the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations by Lynn K. Rhinehart, Harold C. Becker, James B. Coppess, and Matthew J. Ginsburg; for the Impact Fund et al. by Jocelyn Larkin, Victoria W. Ni, and Arthur H. Bryant; for the National Employment Lawyers Association et al. by Rebecca M. Hamburg, Catherine K. Ruckelshaus, Daniel B. Kohrman, Laurie A. McCann, Thomas Osborne, and Melvin Radowitz; for the Service Employees International Union et al. by Judith A. Scott, Nicole G. Berner, Marcia D. Greenberger, Fatima Gross Graves, Patrick J. Szymanski, Judith L. Licthman, Sarah C. Crawford, and Sally J. Greenberg; and for Stephen B. Burbank et al. by Jonathan S. Massey.

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No. 11–1285, US Airways, Inc., Fiduciary and Plan Administrator of the US Airways, Inc. Employee Benefits Plan v. McCutchen et al.

Argued November 27, 2012

            Neal Kumar Katyal argued the cause for petitioner.  With him on the briefs were Catherine E. Stetson, Dominic F. Perella, Mary Helen Wimberly, Noah G. Lipschultz, and Susan Katz Hoffman.

            Joseph R. Palmore argued the cause for the United States as amicus curiae.  With him on the brief were Solicitor General Verrilli, Deputy Solicitor General Kneedler, M. Patricia Smith, Nathaniel I. Spiller, and Edward D. Sieger.

            Matthew W. H. Wessler argued the cause for respondents.  With him on the brief were Leah M. Nicholls, Jon R. Perry, Paul A. Hilko, Leslie A. Brueckner, Arthur H. Bryant, Peter K. Stris, and Brendan S. Maher.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association et al. by Lisa S. Blatt and Robert N. Weiner; for the Central States, Southeast and Southwest Areas Health and Welfare Fund by Thomas C. Nyhan, Robert A. Coco, and Francis J. Carey; for the Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America et al. by Jonathan D. Hacker, Brianne J. Gorod, Robin S. Conrad, Shane B. Kawka, and Kathryn M. Wilber; for the National Association of Subrogation Professionals et al. by Lawrence H. Mirel, William S. Consovoy, Brett A. Shumate, Daran P. Kiefer, John D. Kolb, Bryan B. Davenport, and Laura D. Schmidt; and for the National Coordinating Committee for Multiemployer Plans by Sally M. Tedrow and John M. McIntire.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance were filed for AARP et al. by Mary Ellen Signorille, Melvin Radowitz, Rebecca M. Hamburg Cappy, and Jeffrey Lewis; for the American Association for Justice by Jeffrey R. White and Mary Alice McLarty; for Consumer Watchdog by Brian Wolfman; for Law Professors by Pammela Saunders; for the Michigan Association for Justice by Robert B. June; for the Pennsylvania Association for Justice by Charles L. Becker; and for United Policyholders et al. by Tybe A. Brett, Mark D. DeBofsky, and Roger Baron.

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No. 10–1491, Kiobel, Individually and on Behalf of Her Late Husband Kiobel, et al. v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co. et al.

Argued February 28, 2012––Reargued October 1, 2012

            Paul L. Hoffman argued and reargued the cause for petitioners.  With him on the briefs were Erwin Chemerinsky and Carey R. D’Avino.

            Kathleen M. Sullivan argued and reargued the cause for respondents.  With her on the briefs were Faith E. Gay, Sanford I. Weisburst, Isaac Nesser, and Todd S. Anten.

            Solicitor General Verrilli reargued the cause for the United States as amicus curiae urging partial supplemental affirmance.  With him on the brief were Acting Assistant Attorney General Delery, Deputy Solicitor General Kneedler, Melissa Arbus Sherry, and Robert M. Loeb.  Deputy Solicitor General Kneedler argued the cause for the United States urging reversal on the original argument.  With him on the briefs were Solicitor General Verrilli, Messrs. Letter and Loeb, Ms. Sherry, Harold Hongju Koh, and Cameron F. Kerry.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations by Lynn K. Rhinehart, James B. Coppess, and Matthew J. Ginsburg; for the Association of the Bar of the City of New York by Stephen L. Kass; for Australian International Law Scholars by Donald Kris Anton; for Former United States Government Counterterrorism and Human Rights Officials by Ruth Wedgwood, Ronald L. Motley, Michael E. Elsner, Vincent I. Parrett, John M. Eubanks, and Brian T. Frutig; for the German Institute for Human Rights et al. by Richard R. Wiebe; for International Law Scholars by Ralph G. Steinhardt; for Law Professors of Civil Liberties and 42 U. S. C. §1983 by Penny M. Venetis; for the Rutherford Institute by John W. Whitehead and Charles I. Lugosi; for the Yale Law School Center for Global Legal Challenges by Oona A. Hathaway and Jeffrey A. Meyer;for Abukar Hassan Ahmed et al. by Pamela S. Karlan, Jeffrey L. Fisher, Pamela Merchant, Andrea Evans, Natasha E. Fain, L. Kathleen Roberts, Thomas C. Goldstein, and Kevin K. Russell; for Volker Beck et al. by Judith Brown Chomsky;for Barbara Aronstein Black et al. by Susan H. Farbstein and Tyler R. Giannini; for David J. Scheffer, by Mr. Scheffer, pro se; for Thomas J. Schoenbaum, pro se; by Mr. Schoenbaum for Former Senator Arlen Specter et al. by William J. Aceves and Anthony DiCaprio;and for Joseph E. Stiglitz by Michael D. Hausfeld.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance were filed for the Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce et al. by Alan E. Untereiner and Mark T. Stancil;for BP America et al. by Paul D. Clement, Jeffrey M. Harris, John B. Bellinger III, Lisa S. Blatt, Ramon P. Marks, and R. Reeves Anderson; for the Cato Institute by Owen C. Pell and Ilya Shapiro;for the Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America by Neal Kumar Katyal, Christopher T. Handman, Dominic F. Perella, Robin S. Conrad, and Kate Comerford Todd; for the Clearing House Association L. L. C. by Andrew J. Pincus, Alex C. Lakatos, and Carl J. Summers;for Coca-Cola Co. et al. by Kristin Linsley Myles; for Engility Corp. by Ari S. Zymelman;for International Law Professors by Matthew J. Kemner, David M. Rice, Troy M. Yoshino, and Timothy C. Smith;for the National Foreign Trade Council et al. by Seth P. Waxman;for the Product Liability Advisory Counsel, Inc., by Anne E. Cohen and David W. Rivkin; for Professors of International Law et al. by Meir Feder and Samuel Estreicher; for the Rio Tinto Group by Jonathan D. Hacker, Anton Metlitsky, and Matthew T. Kline;for the US-China Law Society by Sienho Yee;for the Washington Legal Foundation et al. by Richard A. Samp; for Anthony J. Bellia, Jr., et al. by Christopher J. Paolella; and for William C. Casto et al. by Tyler R. Giannini and Susan H. Farbstein.

             Briefs of amici curiae were filedfor the American Bar Association by William T. Robinson III, Robert P. LoBue, and Matthew Funk; for the American Civil Liberties Union et al. by Steven R. Shapiro and Mitra Ebadolahi; for the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law by Burt Neuborne;for Certain Plaintiffs in In re: Terrorist Attacks on September 11, 2001 by Carter G. Phillips, Richard D. Klinger, Jacqueline G. Cooper, Stephen A. Cozen, Elliott R. Feldman, Sean P. Carter, James P. Kreindler, Justin T. Green, Andrew J. Maloney III, Ronald L. Motley, Michael E. Elsner, Jerry S. Goldman, and Chris Leonardo; for Chevron Corp. et al. by Jack Goldsmith; for Civil Procedure Professors by Agnieszka M. Fryszman and Maureen E. McOwen; for Comparative Law Scholars et al. by Vivian Grosswald Curran and Anne Richardson; for EarthRights International by Richard L. Herz and Marco B. Simons; for Eleven Jewish Former Residents of Iran Whose Family Members “Disappeared” by Robert J. Tolchin; for the European Commission by Steven Alan Reiss and Gregory Silbert; for the Federal Republic of Germany by Walter E. Diercks;for Former State Department Legal Advisers by Kristin Linsley Myles and Daniel P. Collins; for the Genocide Victims of Krajina, Croatia, by Robert J. Pavich, Ian Levin, John J. Pavich, and Anthony A. D’Amato; for the Government of the Argentine Republic by Jonathan M. Miller; for the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands et al. by Donald I. Baker and W. Todd Miller; for Human Rights First et al. by Mr. Aceves; for International Human Rights Organizations by Katherine Gallagher and Peter Weiss; for the Institute for Human Rights and Business et al. by Jennifer Green; for KBR, Inc., by David B. Rivkin, Jr., and Lee A. Casey; for Law of Nations Scholars by Mr. D’Amato;for Nuremberg Historians et al. by Jonathan S. Massey; for OTP Bank by Thomas G. Corcoran, Jr., and Michael D. Ramsey; for Professors of Civil Procedure and Federal Courts by Allan Ides, pro se, Theresa M. Traber, and Bert Voorhees; for Professors of Constitutional and Federal Civil Procedure Law by Richard A. Edlin; for the Rutgers Law School Constitutional Litigation Clinic by Ms. Venetis; for Anton Katz et al. by Carol A. Sobel; for Victims of the Hungarian Holocaust by Messers. Pavich, Levin, and Pavich; for Juan Romagoza Arce et al. by Mses. Evans, Merchant, Fain, and Roberts; for Diego Asencio et al. by Douglass Cassel;for Omer Bartov et al. by Ms. Green, Ms. Chomsky, and Beth Stephens;for Alex-Geert Castermans et al. by Gary L. Bostwick, and Mses. Fryszman and McOwen; for Martyn Day et al. by Michael D. Hausfeld; for Martin S. Flaherty et al. by Frederick W. Morris; for Juan E. Méndez by Deena R. Hurwitz and Eric Alan Isaacson;Navi Pillay by David Sloss, and for John Ruggie et al. by Vincent F. O’Rourke, Jr.

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No. 11–1425, Missouri v. McNeely

Argued January 9, 2013

            John N. Koester, Jr., argued the cause and filed briefs for petitioner. 

            Nicole A. Saharsky argued the cause for the United States as amicus curiae in support of petitioner.  With her on the brief were Solicitor General Verrilli, Assistant Attorney General Breuer, Deputy Solicitor General Dreeben, and Deborah Watson.

            Steven R. Shapiro argued the cause for respondent.  With him on the brief were Ezekiel R. Edwards, Brandon J. Buskey, Stephen C. Wilson, Stephen Douglas Bonney, Anthony E. Rothert, and Grant R. Doty.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for the State of Delaware et al. by Joseph R. Biden III, Attorney General of Delaware, Paul R. Wallace, and Sean P. Lugg and Karen V. Sullivan, Deputy Attorneys General, by Kevin T. Kane, Chief State’s Attorney of Connecticut, and by the Attorneys General for their respective jurisdictions as follows: Luther Strange of Alabama, Dustin McDaniel of Arkansas, John W. Suthers of Colorado, Irvin B. Nathan of the District of Columbia, Pamela Jo Bondi of Florida, Leonardo M. Rapadas of Guam, Lawrence G. Wasden of Idaho, Lisa Madigan of Illinois, Gregory F. Zoeller of Indiana, Thomas H. Miller of Iowa, James D. “Buddy” Caldwell of Louisiana, William J. Schneider of Maine, Douglas F. Gansler of Maryland, Bill Schuette of Michigan, Lori Swanson of Minnesota, Jim Hood of Mississippi, Steve Bullock of Montana, Jon Bruning of Nebraska, Catherine Cortez Masto of Nevada, Jeffrey S. Chiesa of New Jersey, Gary King  of New Mexico, Wayne Stenehjem of North Dakota, E. Scott Pruitt of Oklahoma, Ellen F. Rosenblum of Oregon, Peter F. Kilmartin of Rhode Island, Alan Wilson of South Carolina, Marty J. Jackley of South Dakota, Robert E. Cooper, Jr., of Tennessee, Mark Shurtleff of Utah, Robert M. McKenna of Washington, J. B. Van Hollen of Wisconsin,and Gregory A. Phillips of Wyoming; and for Mothers Against Drunk Driving by James C. Ho.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance were filed for Law Professors by David C. Frederick, Michael F. Sturley, Lynn E. Blais, and Erin Glenn Busby; and for the National College for DUI Defense et al. by Jeffrey T. Green, Sarah O’Rourke Schrup, Leonard R. Stamm, and Norman L. Reimer.

             Briefs of amici curiae were filed for the National District Attorneys Association et al. by Michael S. Wright, Scott Burns, and Albert C. Locher; and for The Rutherford Institute by John W. Whitehead, Rita M. Dunaway, and Douglas R. McKusick.

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No. 11–702, Moncrieffe v. Holder, Attorney General

Argued October 10, 2012

            Thomas C. Goldstein argued the cause for petitioner.  With him on the briefs were Kevin K. Russell, Amy Howe, Tejinder Singh, Pamela S. Karlan, Jeffrey L. Fisher, and Angel L. Arias.

            Pratik A. Shah argued the cause for respondent.  With him on the brief were Solicitor General Verrilli, Acting Assistant Attorney General Delery, Deputy Solicitor General Kneedler, Donald E. Keener, and W. Manning Evans.

             Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for the Center on the Administration of Criminal Law, New York University School of Law, by Wayne L. Stoner, Anna E. Lumelsky, and Rachel E. Barkow; for Human Rights First by Linda T. Coberly and Gene C. Schaerr;for the National Immigrant Justice Center et al. by William Lynch Schaller, Angela Vigil, and Charles Roth; and for Muneer I. Ahmad et al. by Alina Das.

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No. 12–17, McBurney et al. v. Young, Deputy Commissioner and Director, Virginia Division of Child Support Enforcement, et al.

Argued February 20, 2013

            Deepak Gupta argued the cause for petitioners.  With him on the briefs were Gregory A. Beck, Jonathan E. Taylor, and Brian Wolfman.

            E. Duncan Getchell, Jr., Solicitor General of Virginia, argued the cause for respondents.  With him on the brief were Kenneth T. Cuccinelli II, Attorney General, Patricia L. West, Chief Deputy Attorney General, Michael H. Brady, Assistant Attorney General, Joseph P. Rapisarda, Jr., and Benjamin A. Thorp IV.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for the American Civil Liberties Union et al. by Patrick J. Carome; for the Coalition for Sensible Public Records Access et al. by Paul Bender, Christopher A. Mohr, and Michael R. Klipper; for the Institute for Justice by William R. Maurer and William H. Mellor III; for Judicial Watch, Inc., et al. by James F. Peterson; for Public Justice, P. C., by Leah M. Nicholls, Arthur H. Bryant, and Leslie A. Bailey; and for the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press et al. by Bruce D. Brown.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance were filed for Local Government Attorneys of Virginia, Inc., et al. by R. Lucas Hobbs; and for the National Conference of State Legislatures et al. by Stuart A. Raphael and Lisa E. Soronen.

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No. 11–9953, Boyer v. Louisiana

Argued January 14, 2013

             Richard Bourke argued the cause and filed briefs for petitioner.

             Carla S. Sigler argued the cause for respondent.  With her on the brief were John F. DeRosier, Karen C. McLellan, Thomas R. McCarthy, and William S. Consovoy.

            William F. Sheehan and Barbara Bergman filed a brief for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers et al. as amici curiae urging reversal.

            Clifford M. Sloan filed a brief for the Constitution Project as amicus curiae.
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No. 12–52, Dan’s City Used Cars, Inc., dba Dan’s City Auto Body v. Pelkey

Argued March 20, 2013

            Andre D. Bouffard argued the cause for petitioner.  With him on the briefs was Katherine M. Strickland.

            Brian C. Shaughnessy argued the cause for respondent.  With him on the brief were Adina H. Rosenbaum, Allison M. Zieve, and Scott L. Nelson.

            Lewis S. Yelin argued the cause for the United States as amicus curiae urging affirmance.  With him on the brief were Solicitor General Verrilli, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Delery, Deputy Solicitor General Kneedler, Mark B. Stern, John S. Koppel, Robert S. Rivkin, Paul M. Geier, Peter J. Plocki, and Christopher S. Perry.

            Patrick J. Whalen filed a brief for the California Tow Truck Association as amicus curiae urging reversal.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance were filed for the State of Louisiana et al. by James D. “Buddy” Caldwell, Attorney General of Louisiana, Patricia H. Wilton, Assistant Attorney General, Michael A. Delaney, Attorney General of New Hampshire,and Dan Schweitzer, and by the Attorneys General for their respective jurisdictions as follows: Michael C. Geraghty of Alaska, George Jepsen of Connecticut, Irvin B. Nathan of the District of Columbia, David M. Louie of Hawaii, Lisa Madigan of Illinois, Gregory F. Zoeller of Indiana, Tom Miller of Iowa, Derek Schmidt of Kansas, Douglas F. Gansler of Maryland, Bill Schuette of Michigan, Jim Hood of Mississippi, Chris Koster of Missouri, Catherine Cortez Masto of Nevada, Gary K. King of New Mexico, Ellen F. Rosenblum of Oregon, Peter F. Kilmartin of Rhode Island, Robert E. Cooper, Jr., of Tennessee, William H. Sorrell of Vermont, Bob Ferguson of Washington, and J. B. Van Hollen of Wisconsin; for the International Municipal Lawyers Association et al. by Sarah M. Shalf and Charles W. Thompson, Jr.; for the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America by Jonathan F. Bloom; and for the Towing and Recovery Association of America by Erik S. Jaffe and Michael McGovern.

            Shannon Liss-Riordan filed a brief for Massachusetts Jobs With Justice as amicus curiae.

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No. 11–1518, Bullock v. BankChampaign, N. A.

Argued March 18, 2013

            Thomas M. Byrne argued the cause for petitioner.  With him on the briefs were James R. Engelthaler and Sarah M. Shalf.

            Bill D. Bensinger argued the cause and filed a brief for respondent.

            Curtis E. Gannon argued the cause for the United States as amicus curiae urging affirmance.  With him on the brief were Solicitor General Verrilli, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Delery, Deputy Solicitor General Stewart, Robert M. Loeb, and Sushma Soni.

            A brief of amicus curiae urging reversal was filed for G. Eric Brunstad, Jr., pro se, Mr. Brunstad, Collin O’Connor Udell, and Matthew J. Delude.

            Richard Lieb filed a brief for Richard Aaron et al. as  amici curiae urging affirmance.

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No. 11–796, Bowman v. Monsanto Co. et al.

Argued February 19, 2013

            Mark P. Walters argued the cause for petitioner.  With him on the briefs were Edgar H. Haug, Steven M. Amundson, and Dario A. Machleidt.

            Melissa Arbus Sherry argued the cause for the United States as amicus curiae urging affirmance.  With her on the brief were Solicitor General Verrilli, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Delery, Deputy Solicitor General Stewart, Mark W. Pennak, Raymond T. Chen, Thomas W. Krause, and Mary L. Kelly.

            Seth P. Waxman argued the cause for respondents.  With him on the brief were Paul R. Q. Wolfson, Gregory H. Lantier, Christopher E. Babbitt, Daniel C. Cox, David B. Jinkins, and Jeffrey A. Masson.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for the American Antitrust Institute et al. by Albert A. Foer, Peter Carstensen, and David A. Balto; for the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association et al. by Seth D. Greenstein; for the Center for Food Safety et al. by George A. Kimbrell and Paige M. Tomaselli; for Knowledge Ecology International by Krista L. Cox; and for the Public Patent Foundation by Daniel B. Ravicher.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance were filed for Agilent Technologies, Inc., et al. by James W. Dabney, Stephen S. Rabinowitz, and Randy C. Eisensmith; for the American Intellectual Property Law Association by Kenneth J. Burchfiel, William J. Simmons, and Jeffrey I. D. Lewis; for the American Seed Trade Association by Catherine E. Stetson and Gary Jay Kushner; for the American Soybean Association et al. by Gary H. Baise and Stewart D. Fried; for BayhDole25, Inc., by Bryan J. Vogel and Susan K. Finston; for the Biotechnology Industry Organization by Patricia A. Millett, Ruthanne M. Deutsch, and Matthew Pearson; for BSA|The Software Alliance by Andrew J. Pincus and Paul W. Hughes; for CHS Inc. by Theresa M. Bevilacqua; for CropLife America by J. Scott Ballenger, Lori Alvino McGill, Drew C. Ensign, and Douglas T. Nelson; for CropLife International by Evan A. Young; for Economists by Robert N. Weiner; for the New York Intellectual Property Law Association by Scott B. Howard, Michael F. Buchanan, Charles R. Hoffmann, Thomas J. Kowalski, Robert M. Isackson, and David F. Ryan; for Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., by Adam K. Mortara; for the Washington Legal Foundation by Richard A. Samp and Cory L. Andrews; for the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation et al. by Scott P. McBride; and for Christopher M. Holman by Mark Arnold.

            Paul H. Berghoff, Richard F. Phillips, and Kevin H. Rhodes filed a brief for the Intellectual Property Owners Association as amicus curiae.

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No. 11–1545, City of Arlington, Texas, et al. v. Federal Communications Commission et al.; and
No. 11–1547, Cable, Telecommunications, and Technology Committee of the New Orleans City Council  v. Federal Communications Commission et al.

Argued January 16, 2013

            Thomas C. Goldstein argued the cause for petitioners in both cases. With him on the briefs in No. 11–1545 were Joseph Van Eaton, James R. Hobson, Matthew K. Schettenhelm, Kevin K. Russell, Kevin R. Amer, Tejinder Singh, and Thomas D. Bunton.  William D. Aaron, Jr., and Basile J. Uddo filed a brief for Cable, Telecommunications, and Technology Committee of the New Orleans City Council, petitioner in No. 11–1547.  Paul D. Clement filed briefs in both cases for respondents International Municipal Lawyers Association et al. in support of petitioners.

            Solicitor General Verrilli argued the cause in both cases for the federal respondents and for respondent Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless.  With him on the brief for the federal respondents were Deputy Solicitor General Stewart, Joseph R. Palmore, Sean A. Lev, Peter Karanjia, Jacob M. Lewis, and James M. Carr.  Helgi C. Walker, Thomas R. McCarthy, Brett A. Shumate, Walter Dellinger, Jonathan D. Hacker, Anton Metlitsky, and Michael E. Glover filed a brief for respondent Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal in both cases were filed for the Cato Institute et al. by Colin E. Wrabley, David J. Bird, Ilya Shapiro, and Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz; for the National Governors Association et al. by Thomas W. Merrill, Lisa E. Soronen, and James Bradford Ramsay; and for the National Water Resources Association et al. by Roderick E. Walston, Steven L. Hernandez, Scott L. Shapiro, and Harold Craig Manson.  John P. Elwood, Ellen Steen, Thomas J. Ward, Amy C. Chai, Karen R. Harned, Elizabeth Milito, Deborah R. White, Robin S. Conrad, and Rachel L. Brand filed a brief in both cases for the American Farm Bureau Federation et al. as amici curiae urging vacatur.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging affirmance in both cases were filed for AT&T Services Inc. et al. by Michael K. Kellogg, Gregory G. Rapawy, Gary L. Phillips, and Jonathan B. Banks; for PCIA-The Wireless Infrastructure Association by Catherine E. Stetson, Daniel L. Brenner, and Dominic F. Perella; and for T-Mobile USA, Inc., et al. by Charles S. Sims.

            David B. Rivkin, Jr., Lee A. Casey, G. Edison Holland, Jr., and Karl R. Moor filed a brief in both cases for the Southern Co. as amicus curiae.

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No. 12–43, PPL Corp. et al. v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Argued February 20, 2013

            Paul D. Clement argued the cause for petitioners.  With him on the briefs were Erin E. Murphy, Ashley C. Parrish, Richard E. May, Mark B. Bierbower, and Timothy L. Jacobs.

            Ann O’Connell argued the cause for respondent.  With her on the brief were Solicitor General Verrilli, Assistant Attorney General Keneally, Deputy Solicitor General Stewart, Thomas J. Clark, and Francesca U. Tamami.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for American Electric Power Co., Inc., by Alan I. Horowitz and Kevin L. Kenworthy; for Entergy Corp. et al. by Stephen D. Gardner, Benjamin P. Oklan, Charles A. Rothfeld, Joseph T. Henderson, Daniel C. Brauweiler, Casey M. Baker, and David J. Dziak; and for the Southeastern Legal Foundation et al. by Steven G. Bradbury, Robin S. Conrad, Rachel Brand, Shannon Lee Goessling, Ilya Shapiro, and Clint Bolick.

            Michael J. Graetz filed a brief for Anne Alstott et al. as amici curiae urging affirmance.

            A brief for amici curiae was filed for Patrick J. Smith, by Mr. Smith, pro se.

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No. 12–547, Metrish, Warden v. Lancaster

Argued April 24, 2013

            John J. Bursch, Solicitor General of Michigan, argued the cause for petitioner.  With him on the briefs were Bill Schuette, Attorney General, B. Eric Restuccia, Deputy Solicitor General, and Laura L. Moody and Andrea M. Christensen, Assistant Attorneys General.

            Kenneth M. Mogill argued the cause for respondent.  With him on the brief was Jill M. Schinske.

            Briefs of amici curiae urging reversal were filed for the State of Indiana et al. by Gregory F. Zoeller, Attorney General of Indiana, Thomas M. Fisher, Solicitor General, and Ashley Tatman Harwel and Heather Hagan McVeigh, Deputy Attorneys General, and by the Attorneys General for their respective States as follows: Luther Strange of Alabama, Tom Horne of Arizona, John W. Suthers of Colorado, Lawrence G. Wasden of Idaho, Lisa Madigan of Illinois, Tom Miller of Iowa, Derek Schmidt of Kansas, Jack Conway of Kentucky, Timothy C. Fox of Montana, Gary King of New Mexico, Alan Wilson of South Carolina, John E. Swallow of Utah, Robert W. Ferguson of Washington, and Gregory A. Phillips of Wyoming; and for Wayne County, Michigan, by Kym L.
Worthy and Timothy A. Baughman.

            Jeffrey T. Green, David Porter, and Sarah O’Rourke Schrup filed a brief for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers as amicus curiae urging affirmance.

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No. 12–236, Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services v. Cloer

Argued March 19, 2013

            Benjamin J. Horwich argued the cause for petitioner.  With him on the briefs were Solicitor General Verrilli, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Delery, Deputy Solicitor General Stewart, Michael S. Raab, Anisha S. Dasgupta, Vincent J. Matanoski, William B. Schultz, and David Benor.

            Robert T. Fishman argued the cause for respondent.  With him on the brief were Mari C. Bush and Robert T. Moxley.

            Robert J. Krakow and Kevin Conway filed a brief for the Elizabeth Birt Center for Autism Law and Advocacy et al. as amici curiae urging affirmance.

            Clifford J. Shoemaker and Peter H. Meyers filed a brief for the National Vaccine Information Center et al. as amici curiae.

 

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