The Supreme Court granted review in three cases this morning, including a challenge to the Federal government’s ban on the distribution of videos involving animal cruelty in US v. Stevens. Volokh has a great discussion of the issues at play here.

Thanks to SCOTUSblog, we have access to the cert petitions.
Opinion Below
Cert. Petition
Brief in Opposition
Reply Brief
Amicus Brief of the Humane Society of the United States


1 Response to “Supreme Court Grants Review in Animal Cruelty/First Amendment Case”

  1. 1 Amicus Brief in US v. Stevens | DailyWrit

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Categories

Random Posts

  • Justice Thomas' History at Oral Argument: The big news in the world of the Supreme Court today is that Justice Thomas finally spoke at oral argument. It is not clear exactly what he ...
  • Change is Fun But...: I'm sad to see Justice Stevens leave the Court for a variety of reasons that have been well documented by people smarter than me. I'm also e...
  • Final Term Index: Here is the final Term Index for October Term 2009. OT09_term_index_final
  • Justice Ginsburg and the Future of the Court: One can only hope that Senator Jim Bunning (R-KY) horded the tasteless Intrade contract for "Ruth Bader Ginsburg to Be Next Justice to Depar...
  • January Hearing List Released: The Supreme Court has released the Hearing List for the January sitting and you can find it here. Several high-profile advocates are back...