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.

Greenlaw v. United States

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
07-330 8th Cir. Apr 15, 2008
Jun 23, 2008 TBD Ginsburg OT 2007

Issue: Whether a federal circuit court may sua sponte increase a defendant’s sentence in the absence of a cross-appeal by the government.

Judgment: Vacated and remanded, in an opinion by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on June 23, 2008.

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