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  •   Supreme Court: October Schedule

    Below are the cases scheduled for oral argument before the Supreme Court in October 1998.

    Monday, Oct. 5
    Nynex Corp. v. Discon, Inc.
    Docket number: 96-1570
    Appealed From: U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit
    Subjects: Sherman Act; Antitrust

    Marquez v. Screen Actors Guild
    Docket number: 97-1056
    Appealed From: U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
    Subjects: Labor Unions; Union Membership Requirements; Fair Representation

    Jones v. United States
    Docket number: 97-6203
    Appealed From: U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
    Subject: Federal Carjacking Statute; Criminal Law; Commerce Clause

    Tuesday, Oct. 6
    Minnesota v. Carter
    Docket number: 97-1147
    Appealed From: Minnesota Supreme Court
    Subjects: Fourth Amendment; Illegal Police Searches; Privacy

    Pfaff v. Wells Electronics
    Docket number: 97-1130
    Appealed From: U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
    Subjects: Patents; 35 U.S.C. 102(b)

    Wednesday, Oct. 7
    City of Monterey v. Del Monte Dune at Monterey
    Docket number: 97-1235
    Appealed From: U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
    Subjects: Takings; Land Use; Liability for Regulatory Action; Reasonable Proportionality Standard

    Wright v. Universal Maritime Service Corp.
    Docket number: 97-889
    Appealed From: U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit
    Subjects: Labor Unions; Collective Bargaining; Employee Rights

    Monday, Oct. 12
    HOLIDAY

    Tuesday, Oct. 13
    AT&T v. Iowa Utilities
    Docket number: 97-826
    MCI v. Iowa Utilities
    Docket number: 97-829
    Local Telecom v. Iowa Utilities
    Docket number: 97-830
    FCC v. Iowa Utilities
    Docket number: 97-831
    Ameritech v. FCC
    Docket number: 97-1075
    GTB v. FCC
    Docket number: 97-1087
    U.S. West v. FCC
    Docket number: 97-1099
    Southern New England Telephone v. FCC
    Docket number: 97-1141
    (Consolidated – two hours)

    Appealed From: U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit
    Subjects: Telecommunications Regulation; Prices and Competition; Federal Communications Commission Jurisdiction

    Wednesday, Oct. 14
    Buckley v. American Constitutional Law Foundation
    Docket number: 97-930
    Appealed From: U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit
    Subjects: Voter Initiative Petitions; State Petition Circulation Requirements

    Mosley v. United States
    Docket number: 97-7213
    Appealed From: U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
    Subjects: Bank Larceny; 18 U.S.C. 2113; "Elements Test"; Sixth Amendment


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