The Supreme Court issued three noteworthy opinions Wednesday, but not its long-awaited decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission. However, it looks as though the wait may soon be over. At the end of oral arguments Wednesday, the marshal of the Court announced the justices would return to the bench today for a rare if not unprecedented Thursday session. Citizens United appears to be the only pending case that would warrant such arrangements -- but why the special session?
Supreme Court Announces Special Sitting, Issues 3 Rulings
The National Law Journal
January 21, 2010