John Elwood

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8 Jul, 2011

2019-03-18T18:47:56-05:00July 8th, 2011|Tags: , , , , |

John Elwood at the Volokh Conspiracy and Kent Scheidegger at Crime and Consequences have noted a new resource for Supreme Court watchers. is a website dedicated to tracking the Court's certiorari docket. The site--developed by Texas attorney Don Cruse--separates SCOTUS petitions into federal circuits or state courts from which the petitions originated.     This is a valuable site for SCOTUS [...]

8 Jun, 2011

Matters of Practice: Citations and Quotations in U.S. Supreme Court Briefs

2019-03-18T18:47:58-05:00June 8th, 2011|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I will be writing a series of posts (entitled “Matters of Practice”) on the most frequently asked questions I receive about filing briefs in the U.S. Supreme Court. This is the first post in the series. At Cockle Printing, I am often asked what citation style the Supreme Court prefers and whether the [...]