APPELLATE COURTS BEGIN NEW TERMS
[Posted September 12, 2011] Today is the first day of the Supreme Court of Virginias 2011-12 term. The now fully constituted court (including brand-new Justices McClanahan and Powell) will convene this morning at 9:00 am to hear the first oral arguments of the September session, and later this week, on opinion day, well get rulings from the cases argued in June. You know what Ill be doing that day; check in here starting mid-morning Friday for analysis of the days opinions.
The Court of Appeals of
The Fourth Circuits new term begins next week, on September 20, with argument in 20 cases, including on appeal in a piracy prosecution and another apparently stemming from a Chinese drywall complaint.