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U.S. ex rel. Eisenstein v. City of New York

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
08-660 2d Cir. Apr 21, 2009
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Jun 8, 2009 9-0 Thomas OT 2008
 
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Issue: Whether the 30-day time limit in Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure 4(a)(1)(A) for filing a notice of appeal, or the 60-day time limit in Rule 4(a)(1)(B), applies to a qui tam action under the False Claims Act.

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Judgment: Affirmed, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice Clarence Thomas on June 8, 2009.

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