(ORDER LIST: 534 U.S.)
MONDAY, JANUARY 7, 2002
ORDERS IN PENDING CASES01M31 WEIDNER, COREY V. OR STATE CORRECTIONAL INST., ET AL.
The motion to direct the Clerk to file a petitionfor a writ of certiorari out-of-time is denied.108, ORIG. NEBRASKA V. WYOMING, ET AL.
The final motion of the Special Master forcompensation and reimbursement of expenses is granted,and the Special Master is awarded a total of $297,888.18to be paid as follows: 42% each by Nebraska and Wyoming,10% by the United States, and 6% by Basin Electric PowerCooperative.00-878 MATHIAS, RICHARD L., ET AL. V. WorldCOM TECH., INC., ET AL.
The motion of respondent Illinois Bell TelephoneCo. for leave to file a supplemental brief afterargument is denied. The motion of petitioners for leaveto file a supplemental brief after argument is deniedwithout prejudice to filing a brief addressing only thejurisdictional question. Justice O'Connor took no partin the consideration or decision of these motions.00-1531 ) VERIZON MARYLAND INC. V. PUBLIC SERVICE COMM'N OF MD
The motion of Illinois to have briefs in companioncase, Mathias v. WorldCom Technologies, Inc., No. 00-878,considered as briefs amicus curiae in these caes aregranted. Justice O'Connor took no part in the considerationor decision of this motion.00-1751 ) ZELMAN, SUPT. OF PUB. INSTR. V. SIMMONS-HARRIS, DORIS, ET AL
The motion of the Solicitor General for leave toparticipate in oral argument as amicus curiae and fordivided argument is granted.01-147 SEC V. ZANDFORD, CHARLES
The motions of the Solicitor General to dispensewith printing the joint appendix are granted.
CERTIORARI DENIED00-7613 HILLS, FREDERICK W. V. CALIFORNIA
The petitions for writs of certiorari are denied.01-446 WELLINGTON TRADE, INC. V. UNITED STATES
The motion of Richard E. Flamm for leave to file abrief as amicus curiae out-of-time is denied. Thepetition for a writ of certiorari is denied.01-641 HISTED, ARA V. E. I. DUPONT de NEMOURS
The petition for a writ of certiorari is denied.Justice O'Connor took no part in the consideration ordecision of this petition.01-6875 FORD, ISAAC V. CALIFORNIA
The motions of petitioners for leave to proceed informa pauperis are denied, and the petitions for writs ofcertiorari are dismissed. See Rule 39.8. As thepetitioners have repeatedly abused this Court's process,the Clerk is directed not to accept any furtherpetitions in noncriminal matters from petitioners unlessthe docketing fees required by Rule 38(a) are paid and thepetitions are submitted in compliance with Rule 33.1. SeeMartin v. District of Columbia Court of Appeals, 506U.S. 1 (1992) (per curiam). Justice Stevens dissents.See id., at 4, and cases cited therein.01-6932 JOHNSON, JOHNATHAN V. NEW YORK
The motions of petitioners for leave to proceed informa pauperis are denied, and the petitions for writs ofcertiorari are dismissed. See Rule 39.8.
HABEAS CORPUS DENIED01-826 IN RE EILEEN VEY
The petitions for writs of habeas corpus aredenied.
MANDAMUS DENIED01-6831 IN RE PAUL J. SCHAPIRO
The petitions for writs of mandamus are denied.01-6876 IN RE SHAWN GREEN
The petition for writ of mandamus and/orprohibition is denied.
REHEARINGS DENIED00-1780 ROCKEFELLER, TOD N. V. NEW MEXICO, ET AL.
The petitions for rehearing are denied.00-1866 GARCIA, EDGAR A. V. UNITED STATES
The motions of petitioners for leave to proceedfurther in forma pauperis are granted. The petitions forrehearing are denied.
ATTORNEY DISCIPLINED-2259 IN THE MATTER OF DISBARMENT OF ARTHUR McKEE WISEHART
Arthur McKee Wisehart, of New York, New York,having been suspended from the practice of law in thisCourt by order of October 1, 2001; and a rule havingbeen issued and served upon him requiring him to showcause why he should not be disbarred; and a responsehaving been filed;D-2262 IN THE MATTER OF DISBARMENT OF ANDREW B. ESTRINE
It is ordered that Arthur McKee Wisehart isdisbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
Andrew B. Estrine, of Boca Raton, Florida, havingbeen suspended from the practice of law in this Court byorder of October 1, 2001; and a rule having been issuedand served upon him requiring him to show cause why heshould not be disbarred; and a response having beenfiled;
It is ordered that Andrew B. Estrine is disbarredfrom the practice of law in this Court.