Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Monday at 9:30 a.m. we expect the Court to issue orders from the October 31 Conference; we do not expect the Justices to issue any decisions on the merits.
Our list of "Petitions to watch for that Conference is here.

Jordan Steiker Guest

Jordan Steiker is the Judge Robert M. Parker Chair in Law and Co-Director of the Capital Punishment Center at the University of Texas School of Law.

Date Post Title
04.24.14 Opinion analysis: Extending limitations on habeas relief
12.12.13 Argument analysis: Remorseless application of AEDPA?
12.06.13 Argument preview: Varying degrees of speaking and silence
05.29.13 Opinion analysis: Innocence exception survives, innocence claim does not (Updated)
03.01.13 Argument recap: Habeas irony – procedural obstacles might prevent Court from reaching “merits” of procedural issue
02.21.13 Argument preview: Is the innocence exception to procedural obstacles itself subject to procedural obstacles?
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