Justice Gorsuch Opts Out of SCOTUS Cert. Pool

2019-03-18T18:47:17-05:00May 4th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

Justice Neil Gorsuch has joined Justice Samuel Alito Jr. in opting out of the Court’s “cert. pool” – a labor-saving procedure by which all certiorari stage briefing is initially reviewed by a law clerk from one of the participating Justice’s chambers.  Justices who participate in the pool then receive a “pool memo,” generated by the [...]