Thursday, June 12, 2008

Supreme Court disapproves "virtual representation."

Today, the Supreme Court decided Taylor v. Sturgell, which we earlier mentioned here .  Justice Ginsburg, writing for a unanimous Court, "disappove[d] the doctrine of preclusion by virtual reprsentation" and vacated the lower-court opinion.  More to come on this opinion.  --RR

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