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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2008
ORDER IN PENDING CASE
07-689BARTLETT, GARY, ET AL. V. STRICKLAND, DWIGHT, ET AL.
The motion of the Acting Solicitor General for leave to
participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided
argument is granted.
CERTIORARI GRANTED
07-1309BOYLE, EDMUND V. UNITED STATES
The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted.
07-1356KANSAS V. VENTRIS, DONNIE R.
The motion of respondent for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is granted. The petition for a writ of certiorari
is granted.
07-1372HAWAII, ET AL. V. OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS
07-1410UNITED STATES V. NAVAJO NATION
07-1529MONTEJO, JESSE J. V. LOUISIANA
The petitions for writs of certiorari are granted.
07-1601BURLINGTON NO. & SANTA FE R. CO. V. UNITED STATES, ET AL. with
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07-1607SHELL OIL CO. V. UNITED STATES, ET AL. with
The petitions for writs of certiorari are granted. The cases are consolidated and a total of one hour is allotted
for oral argument.
07-9712PUCKETT, JAMES B. V. UNITED STATES
The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma
pauperis is granted. The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted limited to the following question: “Whether a forfeited claim that the government breached a plea agreement is subject to the plain-error standard of Rule 52(b) of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure.”
07-9995RIVERA, MICHAEL V. ILLINOIS
07-10441CORLEY, JOHNNIE V. UNITED STATES
The motions of petitioners for leave to proceed in forma
pauperis and the petitions for writs of certiorari are granted.
08-88VERMONT V. BRILLON, MICHAEL
The motion of respondent for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is granted. The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted.