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TUESDAY Doug Dretke, Director, Texas Department of Criminal Justice v. Michael Wayne Haley No. 02-1824 Certiorari to the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals. Question presented: Whether the rule that allows courts to accept claims of “actual innocence” in federal habeas claims despite “procedural default” can be applied to a sentencing error in a non-death-penalty case. For petitioner: R. Ted Cruz, solicitor general, Texas attorney general’s office; and Matthew Roberts, assistant to the solicitor general, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. (for United States, as amicus curiae). For respondent: Eric Albritton, Longview, Texas. John Ashcroft, U.S. Attorney General v. American Civil Liberties Union, et al. No. 03-218 Certiorari to the Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals. Question presented: Whether the Child Online Protection Act, which aims to restrict children’s online access to material that is “harmful to minors,” violates the First Amendment. The court had remanded the case to the Third Circuit in 2002. For petitioner: Theodore Olson, solicitor general, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. For respondents: Ann Beeson, American Civil Liberties Union Foundation, New York. Wednesday Basim Omar Sabri v. United States No. 03-44 Certiorari to the Eighth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals. Question presented: Whether a federal statute that makes it a crime to bribe agents of local government bodies that receive federal funds has enough nexus to a federal interest to be a constitutional exercise of congressional power. For petitioner: Andrew Birrell, Birrell & Newmark, Minneapolis. For respondent: Michael Dreeben, deputy solicitor general, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. Grupo Dataflux v. Atlas Global Group, et al. No. 02-1689 Certiorari to the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals. Question presented: Whether one party to a lawsuit can establish diversity jurisdiction after the litigation commences. For petitioner: William Boyce, Fulbright & Jaworski, Houston. For respondents: Roger Greenberg, Schwartz Junell Greenberg & Oathout, Houston. Docket Watch is written by Legal Times, a Recorder affiliate based in Washington, D.C.

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