(ORDER LIST: 537 U.S.)
MONDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2002
CERTIORARI --SUMMARY DISPOSITION01-10374 RUCKER, HAROLD J. V. POTTER, POSTMASTER GEN.
The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma pauperis and the petition for a writ of certiorari are granted. The judgment is vacated and the case is remanded to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit for further consideration in light of Swierkiewicz v. Sorema N.A., 534 U.S. ___ (2002).
ORDERS IN PENDING CASES02M23 MILLER, ISAAC W. V. WOLVERINE TUBE INC.
01-1120 MEYER, DAVID, ETC. V. HOLLEY, EMMA MARY, ET AL.
The motions to direct the Clerk to file petitions for writs of certiorari out-of-time are denied.
01-9094 ABDUR'RAHMAN, ABU-ALI V. BELL, WARDEN
The motions of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument are granted.
01-10864 HITT, TRAVIS T. V. KANSAS
The motion of respondent and Alabama, as amicus curiae, for divided argument and for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae is granted.
The Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States.
CERTIORARI GRANTED02-258 JINKS, SUSAN V. RICHLAND COUNTY, SC
The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted.
CERTIORARI DENIED01-1649 CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF US V. LANDRUM, BILLY J.
01-1846 LEGAL ENV'L ASSISTANCE V. EPA, ET AL.
The petitions for writs of certiorari are denied.
01-10851 OKAFOR, NZELO C. V. UNITED STATES
The motion of American Petroleum Institute, et al. for leave to file a brief as amici curiae is granted. The petition for a writ of certiorari is denied.
02-30 STEWART, DIR., AZ DOC V. SPEARS, ANTHONY M.
The petitions for writs of certiorari are denied. Justice Breyer took no part in the consideration or decision of these petitions.
02-262 TechSEARCH V. INTEL CORP.
The motion of respondent for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is granted. The petition for a writ of certiorari is denied.
02-5313 ALDERMAN, JACK E. V. HEAD, WARDEN
The petition for a writ of certiorari is denied. Justice O'Connor and Justice Breyer took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.
The petition for a writ of certiorari is denied. Justice Breyer would grant certiorari.
HABEAS CORPUS DENIED02-6540 IN RE CRAIG PATTERSON
The petitions for writs of habeas corpus are denied.
MANDAMUS DENIED02-6550 IN RE PAUL EARL DORSEY
02-6431 IN RE WILLIAM DAVID WILSON
The petition for a writ of mandamus is denied.
The petition for writ of mandamus and/or prohibition is denied.
REHEARINGS DENIED01-8204 JACOBS, CHRIS V. McCAUGHTRY, WARDEN
The petitions for rehearing are denied.
ATTORNEY DISCIPLINED-2187 IN THE MATTER OF DISBARMENT OF FREDERICK L. RISKER, JR.
Frederick L. Risker, Jr., of Stafford, Texas, having been suspended from the practice of law in this Court by order of August 28, 2000; and a rule having been issued and served upon him requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred; and a response having been filed;
It is ordered that Frederick L. Risker, Jr., is disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.