Challenges to the power of the president, Congress and the judiciary, from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to state death rows, will provide early drama and potential landmark rulings in the U.S. Supreme Court's new term. The justices have also agreed to decide high-profile questions related to sentencing, employment litigation and securities. No theme has appeared in the cases on the Court's docket thus far, but the views of the still-evolving Roberts Court will continue to be revealed in new areas of law.
High Court Is Set for High Drama
The National Law Journal
September 25, 2007