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.

Health Care Service Corp. v. Pollitt

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
09-38 7th Cir. Not Argued Feb 24, 2010 TBD Per Curiam OT 2009

Issue: Whether the Federal Employees Health Benefits Act, 5 U.S.C. § 8902(m)(1), preempts a state court lawsuit filed against a government contractor administering such benefits.

Judgment: Dismissed according to Rule 46 in a per curiam opinion on February 24, 2010. Settled between the parties.

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