Percentage of Supreme Court Petitions Granted, With Links!

2019-03-18T18:47:26-05:00July 7th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , |

The overwhelming majority of cases decided by federal courts of appeals and state supreme courts are not credible candidates for certiorari.  Here’s a helpful cheat sheet regarding Supreme Court grant rates:         In Forma Pauperis petitions: .1%         Booklet format petitions: 4%         Percentage of merits-docket comprised of Cockle petitions: 14% Below you’ll find a [...]