Relist Watch

John Elwood reviews Monday’s relisted cases.
As the Term races toward its epic season finale, Court-watchers are bracing for surprise twists. Wild rumors abound: Lord Commander Roberts will be betrayed by those closest to him; a tenacious effort to resist the tide of history at the highest court in the land (not this one) will come up short; a tradition of confidentiality will be breached; and the quiet one will end months of silence with a statement that no one expected. Dubious? It bears remembering that most confident predictions about the Court never come to pass.
Meanwhile, let’s take a look at the plotlines the Court has already confirmed for next season. Last week’s relists yielded a couple of very special episodes.   Dollar General Corp. v. Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, 13-1496, involves whether Indian tribal courts have jurisdiction

Original SCOTUS article

Leave a Comment