Volume 603

Corner Post, Inc. v. Board of Governors
Docket Number: 22-1008
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: July 1, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: The case involves Corner Post, a merchant that accepts debit cards as a form of payment. Debit card transactions require merchants to pay an "interchange fee" to the bank that issued the card. The fee amount is set by the ...

Moody v. NetChoice, LLC
Docket Number: 22-277
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: July 1, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2021, Florida and Texas enacted statutes regulating large social-media companies and other internet platforms. The laws curtailed the platforms' ability to engage in content moderation and required them to provide reasons ...

Trump v. United States
Docket Number: 23-939
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: July 1, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: The case involves former President Donald Trump, who was indicted on four counts for conduct that occurred during his presidency following the November 2020 election. The indictment alleged that Trump conspired to overturn ...

Loper Bright Enterprises v. Raimondo
Docket Number: 22-451
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: June 28, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: The Supreme Court of the United States reviewed two cases involving challenges to a rule promulgated by the National Marine Fisheries Service under the Magnuson-Stevens Act. The rule required certain fishing vessels to carry ...

City of Grants Pass v. Johnson
Docket Number: 23-175
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: June 28, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: The case involves the city of Grants Pass, Oregon, and its laws restricting public camping. The city's laws prohibit activities such as camping on public property or parking overnight in the city’s parks. Violations can ...

Fischer v. United States
Docket Number: 23-5572
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: June 28, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: The case revolves around the interpretation of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, specifically 18 U.S.C. §1512(c)(2), which imposes criminal liability on anyone who corruptly obstructs, influences, or impedes any official proceeding, ...

SEC v. Jarkesy
Docket Number: 22-859
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: June 27, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: The case involves the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and investment adviser George Jarkesy, Jr., and his firm, Patriot28, LLC. The SEC initiated an enforcement action for civil penalties against Jarkesy and Patriot28 ...

Harrington v. Purdue Pharma L.P.
Docket Number: 23-124
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: June 27, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: Between 1999 and 2019, Purdue Pharma, owned and controlled by the Sackler family, was at the center of the opioid crisis in the United States. After earning billions from the sale of OxyContin, Purdue faced thousands of lawsuits. ...

Moyle v. United States
Docket Number: 23-726
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: June 27, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: Idaho enacted a law that prohibits abortions with a narrow exception to prevent the death of the woman. The federal government sued Idaho, arguing that the state could not enforce its abortion ban in certain situations governed ...

Ohio v. Environmental Protection Agency
Docket Number: 23A349
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: June 27, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: The Clean Air Act envisions a collaborative effort between states and the federal government to regulate air quality. When the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sets standards for common air pollutants, states must submit ...

Snyder v. United States
Docket Number: 23-108
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: June 26, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: The case involves James Snyder, the former mayor of Portage, Indiana, who was convicted of accepting an illegal gratuity in violation of 18 U.S.C. §666(a)(1)(B). In 2013, while Snyder was mayor, Portage awarded two contracts ...

Murthy v. Missouri
Docket Number: 23-411
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: June 26, 2024

Justia Opinion Summary: The case involves two states and five individual social media users who sued several federal officials and agencies, alleging that the government pressured social media platforms to censor their speech in violation of the ...

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