U.S. Supreme Court Decisions
June 08, 2009 at 3:24 PM
The U.S. Supreme Court opinion in Caperton v. A.T. Massey Coal is available at the Supreme Court website. This is the 5 to 4 decision requiring an elected West Virginia judge to recuse himself in a matter involving a major contributor to his election campaign.
The order denying the petition for a writ of certiorari in Pietrangelo v. Gates (08-824) challenging the "Don’t ask, Don’t tell” policy is also available at the Supreme Court website. The Court of Appeals opinion in the case (06-2313.01A) is available at the First Circuit website.
Justice Ginsberg's one-sentence order staying the sale of Chrysler is available from the New York Times website.