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.

Engquist v. Oregon Dept. of Agriculture

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-474 9th Cir. Apr 21, 2008
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Jun 9, 2008 TBD Roberts OT 2007
 
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Issue: Whether traditional rational basis equal protection analysis, the so-called ‘class of one’ legal theory, applies to public employment decisions.

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Judgment: Affirmed, in an opinion by Chief Justice John Roberts on June 9, 2008.

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