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Description Date Docket #
CITY OF CHICAGO ET AL . v. INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 522 U.S. 156 (1997) December 15, 1997 No. 96-910
BAY AREA LAUNDRY AND DRY CLEANING PENSION TRUST FUND v. FERBAR CORPORATION OF CALIFORNIA, INC., ET AL ., 522 U.S. 192 (1997) December 15, 1997 No. 96-370
GENERAL ELECTRIC CO. ET AL . v. JOINER, 522 U.S. 136 (1997) December 15, 1997 No. 96-188
HUDSONET AL . v. UNITED STATES, 522 U.S. 93 (1997) December 10, 1997 No. 96-976
LYNNE KALINA, PETITIONER v. RODNEY FLETCHER, 522 U.S. 118 (1997) December 10, 1997 No. 96-792
JEFFERSON, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS ADMINISTRATOR OFTHE ESTATE OF JEFFERSON, DECEASED, ET AL . v. CITY OF TARRANT, ALABAMA, 522 U.S. 75 (1997) December 09, 1997 No. 96-957
RICHARD F. TREST, PETITIONER v. BURL CAIN, WARDEN, 522 U.S. 87 (1997) December 09, 1997 No. 96-7901
MARIO SALINAS, PETITIONER v. UNITED STATES, 522 U.S. 52 (1997) December 02, 1997 No. 96-738
FOSTER, GOVERNOR OF LOUISIANA, ET AL . v. LOVE, 522 U.S. 67 (1997) December 02, 1997 No. 96-670
CITY OF MONROE ET AL . v. UNITED STATES, 522 U.S. 34 (1997) November 17, 1997 No. 97-122
STATE OIL CO. v. KHAN, 522 U.S. 3 (1997) November 04, 1997 No. 96-871
BATES v. US, 522 U.S. 23 (1997) November 04, 1997 No. 96-7185
PRINTZ, SHERIFF/CORONER, RAVALLI COUNTY, MONTANA v. UNITED STATES, 521 U.S. 898 (1997) June 27, 1997 No. 95-1478
RENO, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE UNITED STATES v. AMERICAN CIVIL, 521 U.S. 844 (1997) June 26, 1997 No. 96-511
RAINES, DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET v. BYRD, 521 U.S. 811 (1997) June 26, 1997 No. 96-1671
WASHINGTON v. GLUCKSBERG, 521 U.S. 702 (1997) June 26, 1997 No. 96-110
VACCO, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF NEW YORK v. QUILL, 521 U.S. 793 (1997) June 26, 1997 No. 95-1858
UNITED STATES v. O'HAGAN, 521 U.S. 642 (1997) June 25, 1997 No. 96-842
AMCHEM PRODUCTS, INC. v. WINDSOR, 521 U.S. 591 (1997) June 25, 1997 No. 96-270
CITY OF BOERNE v. FLORES, ARCHBISHOP OF SAN ANTONIO,, 521 U.S. 507 (1997) June 25, 1997 No. 95-2074
LAWYER v. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, 521 U.S. 567 (1997) June 25, 1997 No. 95-2024
GLICKMAN, SECRETARY OF AGRICULTURE v. WILEMAN BROTHERS & ELLIOTT, 521 U.S. 457 (1997) June 25, 1997 No. 95-1184
LINDH v. MURPHY, WARDEN, 521 U.S. 320 (1997) June 23, 1997 No. 96-6298
AGOSTINI v. FELTON, 521 U.S. 203 (1997) June 23, 1997 No. 96-552
METRO NORTH COMMUTER RAILROAD CO. v. BUCKLEY, 521 U.S. 424 (1997) June 23, 1997 No. 96-320
RICHARDSON v. McKNIGHT, 521 U.S. 399 (1997) June 23, 1997 No. 96-318
IDAHO v. COEUR d'ALENE TRIBE OF IDAHO, 521 U.S. 261 (1997) June 23, 1997 No. 94-1474
O'DELL v. NETHERLAND, WARDEN,, 521 U.S. 151 (1997) June 19, 1997 No. 96-6867
KLEHR et ux. v. A. O. SMITH CORP., 521 U.S. 179 (1997) June 19, 1997 No. 96-663
METROPOLITAN STEVEDORE CO. v. RAMBO, 521 U.S. 121 (1997) June 19, 1997 No. 96-272
ABRAMS v. JOHNSON, 521 U.S. 74 (1997) June 19, 1997 No. 95-1425
UNITED STATES v. ALASKA, 521 U.S. 1 (1997) June 19, 1997 No. 84
ASSOCIATES COMMERCIAL CORP. v. RASH et ux., 520 U.S. 953 (1997) June 16, 1997 No. 96-454
HUGHES AIRCRAFT CO. v. UNITED STATES, 520 U.S. 939 (1997) June 16, 1997 No. 95-1340
GILBERT, PRESIDENT, EAST STROUDSBURG UNIVERSITY v. HOMAR, 520 U.S. 924 (1997) June 09, 1997 No. 96-651
BRACY v. GRAMLEY, WARDEN, 520 U.S. 899 (1997) June 09, 1997 No. 96-6133
JOHNSON v. FANKELL, 520 U.S. 911 (1997) June 09, 1997 No. 96-292
BOGGS v. BOGGS, 520 U.S. 833 (1997) June 02, 1997 No. 96-79
McMILLIAN v. MONROE COUNTY, ALABAMA, 520 U.S. 781 (1997) June 02, 1997 No. 96-542
ARKANSAS v. FARM CREDIT SERVICES OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS, 520 U.S. 821 (1997) June 02, 1997 No. 95-1918
SARATOGA FISHING CO. v. J. M. MARTINAC & CO., 520 U.S. 875 (1997) June 02, 1997 No. 95-1764
De BUONO, NEW YORK COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH v. NYSA-ILA MEDICAL AND CLINICAL SERVICES FUND, by its trustees, BOWERS,, 520 U.S. 806 (1997) June 02, 1997 No. 95-1594
UNITED STATES v. HYDE, 520 U.S. 670 (1997) May 27, 1997 No. 96-667
SUITUM v. TAHOE REGIONAL PLANNING AGENCY, 520 U.S. 725 (1997) May 27, 1997 No. 96-243
CLINTON v. JONES, 520 U.S. 681 (1997) May 27, 1997 No. 95-1853
UNITED STATES v. LaBONTE, 520 U.S. 751 (1997) May 27, 1997 No. 95-1726
EDMOND v. UNITED STATES, 520 U.S. 651 (1997) May 19, 1997 No. 96-262
EDWARDS v. BALISOK, 520 U.S. 641 (1997) May 19, 1997 No. 95-1352
CAMPS NEWFOUND/OWATONNA, INC. v. TOWN OF HARRISON, 520 U.S. 564 (1997) May 19, 1997 No. 94-1988
LAMBRIX v. SINGLETARY, 520 U.S. 518 (1997) May 12, 1997 No. 96-5658
INTER MODAL RAIL EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION v. ATCHISON, TOPEKA & SANTA FE RAILWAY CO., 520 U.S. 510 (1997) May 12, 1997 No. 96-491
JOHNSON v. UNITED STATES, 520 U.S. 461 (1997) May 12, 1997 No. 96-203
HARBOR TUG & BARGE CO. v. PAPAI, 520 U.S. 548 (1997) May 12, 1997 No. 95-1621
RENO v. BOSSIER PARISH SCHOOL BOARD, 520 U.S. 471 (1997) May 12, 1997 No. 95-1455
RICHARDS v. WISCONSIN, 520 U.S. 385 (1997) April 28, 1997 No. 96-5955
STRATE v. A-1 CONTRACTORS, 520 U.S. 438 (1997) April 28, 1997 No. 95-1872
TIMMONS v. TWIN CITIES AREA NEW PARTY, 520 U.S. 351 (1997) April 28, 1997 No. 95-1608
BRYAN COUNTY OKLAHOMA v. BROWN, 520 U.S. 397 (1997) April 28, 1997 No. 95-1100
BLESSING v. FREESTONE, 520 U.S. 329 (1997) April 21, 1997 No. 95-1441
CHANDLER v. MILLER, 520 U.S. 305 (1997) April 15, 1997 No. 96-126
TURNER BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC., ET AL. v. FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION ET AL., 520 U.S. 180 (1997) March 31, 1997 No. 95-992
YOUNG ET AL. v. FORDICE ET AL., 520 U.S. 273 (1997) March 31, 1997 No. 95-2031
UNITED STATES v. LANIER, 520 U.S. 259 (1997) March 31, 1997 No. 95-1717
BENNETT ET AL. v. SPEAR ET AL., 520 U.S. 154 (1997) March 19, 1997 No. 95-813
YOUNG ET AL. v. HARPER, 520 U.S. 143 (1997) March 18, 1997 No. 95-1598
COMMISSIONER OF INTERNAL REVENUE v. ESTATE OF HUBERT, DECEASED, C & S SOVRAN TRUST CO. (GEORGIA) N. A., CO EXECUTOR, 520 U.S. 93 (1997) March 18, 1997 No. 95-1402
ARIZONANS FOR OFFICIAL ENGLISH ET AL. v. ARIZONA ET AL., 520 U.S. 43 (1997) March 03, 1997 No. 95-974
WARNER JENKINSON CO., INC. v. HILTON DAVIS CHEMICAL CO., 520 U.S. 17 (1997) March 03, 1997 No. 95-728
UNITED STATES v. GONZALES ET AL., 520 U.S. 1 (1997) March 03, 1997 No. 95-1605
UNITED STATES v. WELLS et al., 519 U.S. 482 (1997) February 26, 1997 No. 95-1228
DUNN ET AL. v. COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION ET AL., 519 U.S. 465 (1997) February 25, 1997 No. 95-1181
AUER ET AL. v. ROBBINS ET AL., 519 U.S. 452 (1997) February 19, 1997 No. 95-897
LYNCE v. MATHIS, SUPERINTENDENT, TOMOKA CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION, ET AL., 519 U.S. 433 (1997) February 19, 1997 No. 95-7452
REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA ET AL. v. DOE, 519 U.S. 425 (1997) February 19, 1997 No. 95-1694
MARYLAND v. WILSON, 519 U.S. 408 (1997) February 19, 1997 No. 95-1268
SCHENCK ET AL. v. PRO CHOICE NETWORK OF WESTERN NEW YORK ET AL., 519 U.S. 357 (1997) February 19, 1997 No. 95-1065
D. DEAN BIBLES, DIRECTOR, OREGON BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT v. OREGON NATURAL DESERT ASSOCIATION, 519 U.S. 355 (1997) February 18, 1997 No. 96-713
CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF LABOR STANDARDS ENFORCEMENT ET AL. v. DILLINGHAM CONSTRUCTION, N. A., INC., ET AL., 519 U.S. 316 (1997) February 18, 1997 No. 95-789
ROBINSON v. SHELL OIL CO., 519 U.S. 337 (1997) February 18, 1997 No. 95-1376
GENERAL MOTORS CORP. v. TRACY, TAX COMMISSIONER OF OHIO, 519 U.S. 278 (1997) February 18, 1997 No. 95-1232
UNITED STATES v. BROCKAMP, ADMINISTRATOR OF THE ESTATE OF MCGILL, DECEASED, 519 U.S. 347 (1997) February 18, 1997 No. 95-1225
INGALLS SHIPBUILDING, INC., ET AL. v. DIRECTOR, OFFICE OF WORKERS' COMPENSATION PROGRAMS, DEPARTMENT, 519 U.S. 248 (1997) February 18, 1997 No. 95-1081
BABBITT, SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR, ET AL. v. YOUPEE ET AL., 519 U.S. 234 (1997) January 21, 1997 No. 95-1595
ATHERTON v. FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION, 519 U.S. 213 (1997) January 14, 1997 No. 95-928
WALTERS v. METROPOLITAN EDUCATIONAL ENTERPRISES, INC., ET AL., 519 U.S. 202 (1997) January 14, 1997 No. 95-259
TOM GRIMMETT, TRUSTEE FOR THE BANKRUPTCY ESTATE OF VINCENT, 519 U.S. 233 (1997) January 14, 1997 No. 95-1723
OLD CHIEF v. UNITED STATES, 519 U.S. 172 (1997) January 07, 1997 No. 95-6556
UNITED STATES v. VERNON WATTS, 519 U.S. 148 (1997) January 06, 1997 No. 95-1906

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