In this, our third year analyzing the high court’s amicus docket for The National Law Journal, we wondered whether this steady increase in volume has influenced the Court’s receptiveness to amicus briefs. And for amici curiae, we questioned whether it is getting harder to stand out in the crowd.
The Supreme Court's Reliance on Amicus Curiae in the 2012-13 Term
The National Law Journal
September 18, 2013