TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Sep 28, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court met behind closed doors today to consider which cases to add to the calendar before the new term begins Oct. 5, Reuters reports. The Court has already chosen several high-profile cases for the new term, including challenges to racial preferences in higher education admissions and an appeal by Iran's central bank seeking to prevent nearly $2 billion from being transferred to victims of the 1983 bombings of a U.S. Marine Corps barracks in Beirut.