U.S. Supreme Court Orders

MONDAY, JUNE 29, 2009
CERTIORARI -- SUMMARY DISPOSITIONS
08-40HIRKO, JOSEPH V. UNITED STATES
The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted. The
judgment is vacated and the case is remanded to the United
States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit for further
consideration in light of Yeager v. United States, 557 U.S. ___
(2009).
08-8082HOWE, JOSHUA L. V. UNITED STATES
The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma
pauperis and the petition for a writ of certiorari are granted.
The judgment is vacated and the case is remanded to the United
States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit for further
consideration in light of Yeager v. United States, 557 U.S. ___
(2009).
08-9121BLOMQUIST, LEE E. V. UNITED STATES
The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma
pauperis and the petition for a writ of certiorari are granted.
The judgment is vacated and the case is remanded to the United
States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit for further
consideration in light of Chambers v. United States, 555 U.S.
___ (2009).
08-9958MARTINEZ, EFREN V. UNITED STATES
The motion of petitioner to expedite consideration of the petition for a writ of certiorari is granted. The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma pauperis and the petition for a writ of certiorari are granted. The judgment is vacated and the case is remanded to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit for further consideration in light of Flores-Figueroa v. United States, 556 U.S. ___ (2009).
ORDERS IN PENDING CASES
08M88SEALED PETITIONER V. UNITED STATES
The motion for leave to file a petition for a writ of certiorari under seal with redacted copies for the public record is granted.
08M89PEEBLES, KEVIN W. V. EVANS, WARDEN
The motion to direct the Clerk to file a petition for
a writ of certiorari out of time is denied.
08M90ABELE, MEL V. NOAH, DOUGLAS, ET AL.
The motion for leave to proceed as a veteran is denied.
08M91MOE, PHILIP A. V. HOLDER, ATT'Y GEN.
The motion to direct the Clerk to file a petition for a writ
of certiorari out of time is denied.
08-9180SKLAR, MICHAEL, ET UX. V. CIR
The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma
pauperis is denied. Petitioner is allowed until July 20, 2009,
within which to pay the docketing fee required by Rule 38(a) and
to submit a petition in compliance with Rule 33.1 of the Rules
of this Court.
08-9783IN RE ARTHUR PORTER
The motion of petitioner for reconsideration of order denying leave to proceed in forma pauperis is denied.
08-10110DOLAN, GARY V. SUNGARD
The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma
pauperis is denied. Petitioner is allowed until July 20, 2009,
within which to pay the docketing fee required by Rule 38(a) and
to submit a petition in compliance with Rule 33.1 of the Rules
of this Court.
CERTIORARI GRANTED
08-645ABBOTT, TIMOTHY M. V. ABBOTT, JACQUELYN V.
08-661AMERICAN NEEDLE, INC. V. NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE, ET AL.
The petitions for writs of certiorari are granted.
08-1196WEYHRAUCH, BRUCE V. UNITED STATES
The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted limited to
the following question: Whether, to convict a state official
for depriving the public of its right to the defendant's honest
services through the non-disclosure of material information, in
violation of the mail-fraud statute ( 18 U.S.C. §§1341 and 1346),
the government must prove that the defendant violated a
disclosure duty imposed by state law.
08-1200JERMAN, KAREN L. V. CARLISLE, McNELLIE, RINI, ET AL.
08-1214GRANITE ROCK COMPANY V. INT'L BHD. OF TEAMSTERS, ET AL.
The petitions for writs of certiorari are granted.
08-810CONKRIGHT, SALLY L., ET AL. V. FROMMERT, PAUL J., ET AL.
The motion of Business Roundtable for leave to file a brief
as amicus curiae is granted. The petition for a writ of
certiorari is granted.
CERTIORARI DENIED
08-576FIN-AG, INC. V. PIPESTONE LIVESTOCK AUCTION
08-603VOS, LEO, ET AL. V. BARG, MICHAEL F.
08-626LEVEL 3 COMMUNICATIONS, LLC V. ST. LOUIS, MO
08-640FEDERAL INSURANCE CO., ET AL. V. SAUDI ARABIA, ET AL.
08-759SPRINT TELEPHONY PCS, L.P. V. SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA, ET AL.
08-785AGASINO, MARIA S. V. HOLDER, ATT'Y GEN., ET AL.
08-803ALFIERI, MATTHEW D., ET AL. V. CONKRIGHT, SALLY L., ET AL. with
08-826PIETROWSKI, KENNETH, ET AL. V. CONKRIGHT, SALLY L., ET AL.
08-852ILLIG, SARAH, ET AL. V. UNITED STATES
08-863STRATMAN, OMAR V. SALAZAR, SEC. OF INTERIOR
08-951TAVORY, OREN V. NTP, INC.
08-1113McKNIGHT, LEROY, ET AL. V. GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
08-1123CHEVRONTEXACO CORP., ET AL. V. ECUADOR, ET AL.
08-1129PINNICK, MILVERTHA, ET AL. V. CORBOY & DEMETRIO, P.C., ET AL.
08-1130TRUTH, ET AL. V. KENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, ET AL. with
08-1268KENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, ET AL. V. TRUTH, ET AL.
08-1201ABLE TIME, INC. V. UNITED STATES
08-1202IMS HEALTH, INC., ET AL. V. AYOTTE, ATT'Y GEN. OF NH
08-1203QUANTA COMPUTER, INC., ET AL. V. RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
08-1206ANDREWS, BRYAN, ET UX. V. CHEVY CHASE BANK
08-1212BOUDREAUX, JEAN, ET AL. V. LA DEPT. OF TRANSP., ET AL.
08-1233BROOKSHIRE BROTHERS, ET AL. V. DAYCO PRODUCTIONS, INC., ET AL.
08-1244NIXON, GOV. OF MO, ET AL. V. PHELPS-ROPER, SHIRLEY L.
08-1254ZURICH AMERICAN INS. CO. V. LEXINGTON COAL CO., LLC
08-1304FRANKLIN COUNTY POWER, ET AL. V. SIERRA CLUB
08-1308HING, EILEEN C. V. HING, GLENN F.
08-1311PULLIAM, WARREN L., ET AL. V. BANK OF AMERICA, ET AL.
08-1312FOSTER, JUNE V. GRANITE BROADCASTING CORP.
08-1316MAYO, JANICE E. V. CITIBANK SOUTH DAKOTA, N.A.
08-1318SCHNEIDER, B. MICHAEL V. RYLAND GROUP
08-1327HARRIS-BRUNSON, LINDA V. JENKINS, JAMES
08-1329FIA CARD SERVICES V. PARKS, LINDA S.
08-1339OSTERBUR, JAMES F. V. UNITED STATES, ET AL.
08-1342MORRISSEY, MICHAEL J., ET AL. V. LESNIAK, ROBERT, ET AL.
08-1382BUSHATI, ADNAN, ET AL. V. HOLDER, ATT'Y GEN.
08-1390ESTATE OF LANDERS V. SEBELIUS, SEC. OF H&HS
08-1398CARY, RICHARD, ET AL. V. UNITED STATES
08-1411ROSE, STUART W. V. ILLINOIS
08-1416MOORMAN, ROSS G. V. UNUMPROVIDENT CORP., ET AL.
08-1419EWING, COLBY E. V. DISTRICT COURT OF MAINE, ET AL.
08-1420COALITION OF WATERSHED TOWNS V. EPA, ET AL.
08-1442BESTOR, ANDREW S. V. FBI
08-1480UDDIN, MOHAMMED V. UNITED STATES
08-1481VALLEE, RICHARD V. UNITED STATES
08-8242CASAREZ, MARIO R. V. UNITED STATES
08-8440BEN-YISRAYL, OBADYAH V. LEVENHAGEN, SUPT., IN
08-8726DEAN, MARTHELL N. V. UNITED STATES
08-8992MALOUF, MICHAEL V. UNITED STATES
08-9181REA-HERRERA, MIGUEL V. UNITED STATES
08-9391VINCENT, DAVID V. UNITED STATES
08-9454BROWN, MICHAEL V. ALABAMA
08-9550BELISLE, RICHARD A. V. ALABAMA
08-9580IZAGUIRRE-MEZA, MARIA V. UNITED STATES
08-9678WOETKO, TINA M., ET VIR V. WELT, ALAN, ET AL.
08-9931STREATER, THEODORE V. TEXAS
08-9936K'NAPP, ERIC CHARLES R. V. KNOWLES, MIKE, ET AL.
08-9943WARD, WILLIAM V. IL DOC
08-9946JONES, DONALD N. V. CALIFORNIA
08-9947OSBORNE, GLENN V. CAIN, WARDEN
08-9951BENGE, JOHN H. V. DELOY, WARDEN, ET AL.
08-9952BURTON, TERRY J. V. CALIFORNIA, ET AL.
08-9953BOSTIC, CLIFTON V. FLORIDA
08-9956CASSELL, MARK A. V. FIRST CENTURY BANK, N.A.
08-9957LEWIS, TIMOTHY L. V. TEXAS
08-9964ZIBBELL, JEFFREY, ET UX. V. MI DEPT. OF HUMAN SERVICES
08-9968ARIZMENDI, ALFREDO V. TEXAS
08-9969ARIZMENDI, ALFREDO V. TEXAS
08-9970ARIZMENDI, ALFREDO V. TEXAS
08-9974GRAHAM, CLIFFORD V. V. McDANIEL, WARDEN, ET AL.
08-9980SONACHANSINGH, DAVID V. NEW YORK
08-9982SOKOLSKY, MARK S. V. COURT OF APPEAL OF CA, ET AL.
08-9987PERRY, MOSHE V. PERRY, CORI L.
08-10001SAUNDERS, HERMAN V. KELLY, SUPT., MS
08-10006SLOVINEC, JOSEPH V. AMERICAN UNIVERSITY
08-10009OUELLETTE, ROGER V. FLORIDA
08-10021WILLIAMS, DAVID M. V. DELAWARE
08-10023SONG, JEE H. V. CALIFORNIA
08-10024DAVIS, WILLIAM F. V. FLORIDA
08-10034BALLARD, DAVID L. V. SIMIEN, NICHOLAS, ET AL.
08-10035BUTLER, JAMES P. V. HOWES, WARDEN
08-10039WILLIFORD, ROBERT L. V. ILLINOIS
08-10044HENDRICKSON, KEVIN L. V. WASHINGTON
08-10048MEADOR, DAVID V. NORTH DAKOTA
08-10051EDDINS, DARNELL V. METRISH, WARDEN
08-10054EVANS, VERNELL R. V. McDANIEL, WARDEN, ET AL.
08-10058MILES, COCHISE V. NORRIS, DIR., AR DOC
08-10060NAJERA, ERNEST S. V. MARTEL, ACTING WARDEN
08-10062WHEETLEY, DAVID A. V. BLOOM, SARA, ET VIR
08-10065BROCK, JERMAINE T. V. MICHIGAN
08-10066BURTON, WAYNE V. BARRETT, DIR., SAN JACINTO CTY.
08-10069CLAUSEN, CARL J. V. FLORIDA
08-10097TRAVIS, WALTER V. KNIGHT, SUPT., PENDLETON
08-10103SWEENEY, LEO V. YATES, WARDEN
08-10121RUBIO, JORGE A. V. TENNESSEE
08-10124PANTANELLI, LENA V. STATE FARM FIRE & CASUALTY CO.
08-10126LAY, JOHN R. V. McDONNELL, BOB
08-10130BYARS, RANDALL V. WASHINGTON MUTUAL BANK, ET AL.
08-10159ISLAND, EDWARD V. ILLINOIS
08-10173VEGTER, TERESA V. CANADA LIFE ASSURANCE CO.
08-10181VALDEZ, TITO D. V. WOODFORD, JEANNE, ET AL.
08-10200MARLIN, TERRY L. V. PROSPER, WARDEN
08-10202MORNINGSTAR, JEFFREY A. V. HANEY, WARDEN
08-10207AKINS, WILLIAM V. UNITED STATES
08-10218CONNER, DONNA M. V. LIONS GATE ENTERTAINMENT CORP.
08-10224DEAN, GARY S. V. NEW HAMPSHIRE DOC
08-10226MOORE, GREGG V. ILLINOIS
08-10229WEAVER, RICKY L. V. FLORIDA
08-10231ACKERMAN, JOYCE L., ET VIR V. UNION SECURITY INSURANCE CO.
08-10233SMITH, MARCUS V. ILLINOIS
08-10239COUCH, KEITH E. V. FLORIDA
08-10317RICHARDSON, MEKA R. V. KS DOC, ET AL.
08-10322RAILEY, RICKY V. WEBB, WARDEN
08-10452MOSELEY, CARL S. V. BRANKER, WARDEN, ET AL.
08-10463EL, KWAME V. UNITED STATES
08-10468NEWBURY, MICHAEL J. V. MAINE
08-10494DIGGS, JOSEPH V. PLILER, WARDEN, ET AL.
08-10536DiGIANNI, WILLIAM V. BLOOMBERG, MAYOR, ET AL.
08-10562GREGORY, DANA P. V. UNITED STATES
08-10566BIERI, LEONARD V. UNITED STATES
08-10568ALONZA-MENDOZA, JACINTO V. UNITED STATES
08-10570JONES, MICHAEL A. V. UNITED STATES
08-10573TAYLOR, EDWARD V. UNITED STATES
08-10579WINDER, WILLIE E. V. UNITED STATES
08-10580ZGRZEPSKI, JOHN V. UNITED STATES
08-10581WOLFSON, ALLEN V. UNITED STATES, ET AL.
08-10589GONZALEZ, DIANA V. UNITED STATES
08-10598DIAZ-SANTANA, MANUEL A. V. UNITED STATES
08-10599SALAZAR-RAMIREZ, ROSALIO V. UNITED STATES
08-10601VILLEGAS, RAFAEL V. UNITED STATES
08-10602WILLIAMS, NOAH L. V. UNITED STATES
08-10608RAMEY, JERRY W. V. UNITED STATES
08-10609SENAT, WOODY V. UNITED STATES
08-10610RIDEOUT, JOSHUA J. V. UNITED STATES
08-10613JOHNSON, DOUGLAS P. V. UNITED STATES
08-10615BIGGINS, KEITH L. V. UNITED STATES
08-10621CASTILLO, FRANCISCO C. V. UNITED STATES
08-10622BISHOP, JAMES Z. V. UNITED STATES
08-10623LEWIS, ALMA V. UNITED STATES
08-10627DAVIS, RALPH D. V. UNITED STATES
08-10628BROWN, JOHN S. V. UNITED STATES
08-10630BEDELL, JOSUE V. UNITED STATES
08-10633McCONNELL, JOSEPH T. V. UNITED STATES
08-10637TAYLOR, TERRELL M. V. UNITED STATES
08-10638JOHNSON, SHANADOA W. V. UNITED STATES
08-10642JOHNSON, ANDRE J. V. UNITED STATES
08-10648SIFFORD, THOMAS D. V. UNITED STATES
08-10649RIVERA-MARRERO, FREDDY V. UNITED STATES
08-10651CALDWELL, GREGORY V. UNITED STATES
08-10653WILLIAMS, PEDRO V. UNITED STATES
08-10654WARRANT, SHANE T. V. UNITED STATES
08-10655WARD, DAN L. V. UNITED STATES
08-10656TAYLOR, MARIOUS D. V. UNITED STATES
08-10657CARDENAS-LUNA, FERNANDO V. UNITED STATES
08-10660ANCELMO-SANTOS, CELESTINO V. UNITED STATES
08-10663WALKER, TIMOTHY M. V. UNITED STATES
08-10669KINGCADE, TELLY V. UNITED STATES
08-10677LITTLEHEAD, GERALD L. V. UNITED STATES
08-10688BELL, CLARENCE V. UNITED STATES
The petitions for writs of certiorari are denied.
08-448CABLE NEWS NETWORK, INC., ET AL. V. CSC HOLDINGS, INC., ET AL.
The petition for a writ of certiorari is denied. The Chief
Justice and Justice Alito took no part in the consideration or
decision of this petition.
08-1089WINKELMAN, JEFFREY, ET AL. V. PARMA CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
The motion of American Occupational Therapy Association, et
al. for leave to file a brief as amici curiae out of time is
denied. The petition for a writ of certiorari is denied.
08-9933BELL-BOSTON, KAREEMAH V. CAPITAL HILL HYATT REGENCY
08-9950BELL-BOSTON, KAREEMAH V. GEORGE WASHINGTON HOSPITAL
08-9999BELL-BOSTON, KAREEMAH V. SUPERIOR COURT OF DC
08-10012JAFFE, SOL V. ARIZONA
08-10043GLASS, LEIGH-DAVIS V. FORDNEY, MARILYN T., ET AL.
08-10605DeWILLIAMS, GARY D. V. UNITED STATES
08-10674THOMAS, CHARLES B. V. UNITED STATES
The motions of petitioners for leave to proceed in forma
pauperis are denied, and the petitions for writs of certiorari
are dismissed. See Rule 39.8.
HABEAS CORPUS DENIED
08-10735IN RE CURTIS BLACKWELL, JR.
08-10766IN RE 1 STARR DALTON
The petitions for writs of habeas corpus are denied.
MANDAMUS DENIED
08-10574IN RE CLARENCE WALLACE
The petition for a writ of mandamus is denied.
08-9972IN RE MARCOS L. ORTIZ
The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma
pauperis is denied, and the petition for a writ of mandamus is
dismissed. See Rule 39.8.
REHEARINGS DENIED
08-1045TAYLOR, CAROLYN V. TODD, WALTER, ET AL.
08-1118KONARSKI, FRANK, ET AL. V. TUCSON, AZ, ET AL.
08-7832SPEED, ROBERT V. UNITED STATES
08-8664MELVIN, EDWARD V. UNITED STATES
08-8861RAIHALA, MICHAEL V. CASS COUNTY DISTRICT JUDGE
08-8983SMITH, CHRISTOPHER C. V. BERGHUIS, WARDEN
08-9001SUTTON, SYDNEY C. V. NC DEPT. OF LABOR
08-9017CURRY, CARLINE M. V. MANSFIELD, OH, ET AL.
08-9126STEWART, LAVERTIS V. CHANDLER, WARDEN
08-9175SPINDLE, THOMAS W. V. UNITED STATES
08-9177SCIPPIO, STEVEN V. V. UNITED STATES
08-9215CLANTON, E. E. V. MUIRFIELD HOLDINGS, LTD., ET AL.
08-9225STONE, CARL V. CHASE, WARDEN
08-9258JONES, EDWARD C. V. CATE, SEC., CA DOC, ET AL.
08-9294DONONOVAN, CANWOOT V. McNEIL, SEC., FL DOC
08-9305STACKHOUSE, RICHARD V. PENNSYLVANIA
08-9350HOLDER, LINDA V. SHINSEKI, SEC. OF VA, ET AL.
08-9457DANIELS, GARY V. V. UNITED STATES
08-9739CONARD, BILL W. V. UNITED STATES
The petitions for rehearing are denied.