Talk about stiff medicine. U.S. Supreme Court justices voted unanimously to reverse the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in three separate cases Monday, handing down summary reversals that remind the appellate court about the limits of its power. Two decisions reversed the 9th Circuit in habeas corpus appeals from California state courts. The third concerned an immigration issue.
High Court Reverses 9th Circuit Three Times in One Day
November 5, 2002