Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

The court will release orders from the March 16 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday and Wednesday.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Sveen v. Melin. Amy Howe has our preview.

Aquino v. Suiza Dairy

Petition for certiorari denied on May 16, 2011
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
10-74 1st Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2010

Issue: Whether a federal court can order retrospective monetary relief against a sovereign as long as the necessary funds do not come directly from the general treasury.

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