DirecTV, Inc. v. LevinPetition for certiorari denied on June 25, 2012
|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|10-1322||Ohio S. Ct.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2011|
Issue: (1) Whether, in a Commerce Clause challenge to a state statute, courts need not examine the effects of the statute if it can be characterized as distinguishing between two competitors based upon their different methods of operation; and (2) whether courts need not examine the statute's effects because some of the beneficiaries of the discriminatory scheme are major interstate companies.
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Invited: October 3, 2011
Filed: May 23, 2012 (Deny)