Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday at 10 a.m. We will begin live-blogging at 9:45 a.m.
On Tuesday the court hears oral argument in Abbott v. Perez. Amy Howe has our preview.
On Tuesday the court also hears oral argument in Animal Science Products Inc. v. Hebei Welcome Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. Amy Howe again has our preview.

Stat Pack Tabs


Snapshot

Merits Cases OT10
Total merits opinions: 82
Cases decided after oral argument: 75
Summary reversals: 5
Aff’d by an equally divided court: 2
Total merits opinions expected: 82
Cases scheduled for OT 11: 41

Pace of Grants

Grants by Conference (OT2006-OT2011)

Pace of Opinions

Opinion Distribution (OT2006-OT2010)

Circuits

Circuit Report for October Term 2010
Total % Total Aff’d Rev % Aff’d % Rev’d Aff’d by
4-4 Court
CA1 2 2% 2 0 100% 0%
CA2 4 5% 1 3 25% 75%
CA3 5 6% 2 3 40% 60%
CA4 4 5% 2 2 50% 50%
CA5 5 6% 1 4 20% 80%
CA6 6 7% 1 5 17% 83%
CA7 5 6% 2 3 40% 60%
CA8 4 5% 1 3 25% 75%
CA9 26 31% 5 19 21% 79% 2
CA10 0 0%
CA11 3 4% 1 2 33% 67%
CADC 0 0%
CAFC 7 9% 3 4 43% 57%
State 9 11% 0 9 0% 100%
Dist. Court 1 1% 1 0 100% 0%
Orig. 1 1% n/a n/a n/a n/a
Total 82 22 57 28% 72% 2

Justice Agreement

Justice Agreement in full, in part, or in judgment (October Term 2010)
AS AMK CT RBG SGB SAA SMS EK
JGR 90% 90% 89% 65% 72% 96% 71% 69%
AS 83% 86% 65% 65% 86% 67% 70%
AMK 86% 66% 74% 88% 73% 72%
CT 65% 70% 89% 68% 66%
RBG 85% 63% 85% 91%
SGB 69% 87% 87%
SAA 72% 68%
SMS 94%
EK
Term Snapshot
Awards