The Supreme Court handed down two opinions today.

(28) Negusie v. Holder
Docket Filing | Questions Presented
Case Number: 07-499
On Appeal From: USCA-5
Date Argued: November 5, 2008
Date Decided: March 3, 2009
8-1; Reversed and Remanded
Majority: Kennedy(m), Roberts, Scalia(c), Souter, Ginsburg, Alito, Stevens(c), Breyer
Dissent: Thomas(d)
Days between argument and opinion: 118
(27) Summers v. Earth Island Institute, et al.
Docket Filing | Questions Presented
Case Number: 07-463
On Appeal From: USCA-9
Date Argued: October 8, 2008
Date Decided: March 3, 2009
5-4; Reversed
Majority: Scalia(m), Roberts, Kennedy(c), Thomas, Alito
Dissent: Breyer(d), Stevens, Souter, Ginsburg
Days between argument and opinion: 145


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