Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the March 24 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday, March 28 and Wednesday, March 29.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Advocate Health Care Network v. Stapleton. Ronald Mann has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC. Ronald Mann has our preview.

Briscoe v. Virginia

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-11191 Va. S.Ct. Jan 11, 2010
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Jan 25, 2010 9-0 Per Curiam OT 2009
 
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Holding: The Court sent the case back to a lower court in light of a recently decided case, which held that it is unconstitutional for a prosecutor to submit a chemical drug test report without the testimony of the scientist who conducted the test.

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Judgment: Vacated and remanded in a per curiam opinion on January 25, 2010.

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