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(ORDER LIST: 535 U.S.)

TUESDAY, MAY 28, 2002

CERTIORARI --SUMMARY DISPOSITION

00-1699 BellSOUTH TELECOM., INC. V. NC UTILITIES COMMN., ET AL.
The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted. The judgment is vacated and the case is remanded to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit for further consideration in light of Verizon Maryland Inc. v. Public Service Commission of Maryland, 535 U.S. ___ (2002). Justice O'Connor took no part in the consideration or decision of this case.

ORDERS IN PENDING CASES

01A753 TEXAS V. McCARTHY, KIMBERLY LAGAYLE
The application for stay of mandate addressed to The Chief Justice and referred to the Court is denied.
01M60 BONTON, PATRICIA V. LA DEPT OF LABOR UNEMPLOYMENT
The motion to direct the Clerk to file a petition for writ of certiorari out-of-time is denied.
01-7929 GYADU, BEN F. V. D'ADDARIO INDUSTRIES, ET AL.
The motion of petitioner for reconsideration of order denying leave to proceed in forma pauperis is denied.
01-9265 KUYPERS, PIETER G. V. MD COMPTROLLER OF TREASURY
01-9269 DAUTREMONT, PAUL E. V. PLANNED PARENTHOOD, ETC.
The motions of petitioners for leave to proceed in forma pauperis are denied. Petitioners are allowed until June 18, 2002, within which to pay the docketing fees required by Rule 38(a) and to submit petitions in compliance with Rule 33.1 of the Rules of this Court.

CERTIORARI GRANTED

01-1420 WA DEPT. OF SOCIAL & HEALTH V. GUARDIANSHIP OF KEFFELER
The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted.
01-1107 VIRGINIA V. BLACK, BARRY E., ET AL.
The motion of Criminal Justice Legal Foundation for leave to file a brief as amicus curiae is granted. The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted.
01-1184 UNITED STATES V. RECIO, FRANCISCO J., ET AL.
The motions of respondents for leave to proceed in forma pauperis are granted. The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted.
01-1209 ) BOEING CO., ET AL. V. UNITED STATES
01-1382 ) UNITED STATES V. BOEING SALES CORP., ET AL.
The petitions for writs of certiorari are granted. The cases are consolidated and a total of one hour is allotted for oral argument.

CERTIORARI DENIED

01-742 BULGIN, DONNOVAN V. UNITED STATES
01-752 DANIELS, RANDLE C. V. UNITED STATES
01-762 GALLEGO, FELIX, ET AL. V. UNITED STATES
01-766 BROWNLEE, RICKEY V. UNITED STATES
01-904 ALANIS, ANTONIO V. UNITED STATES
01-1020 ) SACRAMENTO MUNICIPAL UTILITY V. UNITED STATES
01-1155 ) MAINE YANKEE ATOMIC POWER V. UNITED STATES
01-1398 ) OMAHA PUBLIC POWER DISTRICT V. UNITED STATES
01-1048 AUDAIN, JOEL G. V. UNITED STATES
01-1113 ) HAGEN, JOEL V. UNITED STATES
01-8356 ) BJORKMAN, TREVOR, ET AL. V. UNITED STATES
01-1165 BEHARRY, ZIMMERN V. UNITED STATES
01-1208 BRADLEY, J. T., ET AL. vs. UNITED STATES
01-1212 GRAND TRUNK WEST. RAILWAY V. KAPITAN, TAMERA L.
01-1220 WALKER, WILLIAM H. V. BAIN, THOMAS, ET AL.
01-1223 DICO, INC. V. UNITED STATES
01-1224 ) TRUCKEE-CARSON IRRIGATION V. UNITED STATES, ET AL.
01-1226 ) NEVADA, ET AL. V. UNITED STATES, ET AL.
01-1274 RCJ MEDICAL SERVICES, INC. V. DIR., CA DEPT. OF HEALTH
01-1280 LIGHTMAN, CHANI V. FLAUM, TZVI, ET AL.
01-1388 HORIZON WEST, INC., ET AL. vs. U. S., ex rel. FOUNDATION
01-1395 SPRINKLER FITTERS LOCAL V. MINNESOTA CHAPTER, ET AL.
01-1399 U. S., ex rel. SWAFFORD V. BORGESS MEDICAL CENTER
01-1406 TAVOULAREAS, PETER V. BANQUE NATIONALE DE PARIS
01-1411 COMMONWEALTH EDISON CO. V. UNITED STATES
01-1423 WADDELL, SPENCER V. VALLEY FORGE DENTAL ASSOC.
01-1424 BAIN, JOHN N., ET AL. V. BUECHEL, FREDERICK F., ET AL
01-1426 SHANK/BALFOUR BEATTY V. INTL. UNION ENGRS. LOCAL 12
01-1428 TAYLOR GROUP, ET AL. V. ANR STORAGE CO.
01-1430 SIENKIEWICZ, RAY V. HART, LARRY, ET AL.
01-1454 CASTELLO, JOSEPH G. V. DUNCAN, WARDEN
01-1463 HARRIS, WILFRED L. V. OWENS, GOV. OF CO, ET AL.
01-1470 PHONOMETRICS, INC. V. CHOICE HOTELS INTL., INC.
01-1472 FL DEPT. OF INS. V. CHASE BANK OF TX NAT. ASSN.
01-1483 BOERST, TERRY R. V. GEN. MILLS OPERATIONS
01-1507 CLAY CTY. SCHOOL BD., ET AL. V. WILSON, DAWN F., ET AL.
01-1511 GARCIA, ERNESTO T. vs. INS
01-1525 VEGA, EDWARD V. MILLER, FLOYD H., ET AL.
01-1542 THOMAS, CLARENCE V. TENNECO PACKAGING, INC.
01-1557 PAJOOH, MASSOOD D. V. UNITED STATES
01-1574 BARMES, MARVIN L., ET UX. V. CIR
01-5701 ANDRES, ANGEL V. UNITED STATES
01-5861 WIMS, JOHN C. V. UNITED STATES
01-6398 PROMISE, MARION V. UNITED STATES
01-6422 JAMES, ELMER V. UNITED STATES
01-7125 VENTURA, PETER V. FLORIDA
01-7178 SUMMERHAYES, ROBIN V. UNITED STATES
01-7197 ANDRES, OSCAR V. UNITED STATES
01-7272 MOODY, WALTER L. V. PRYOR, ATT'Y GEN. OF AL
01-7386 HARDY, RONNIE L. V. UNITED STATES
01-7399 FORD, MARK R. V. UNITED STATES
01-7420 ASTERS, DOUGLAS A. V. UNITED STATES
01-7477 POWELL, MELVIN, ET AL. V. UNITED STATES
01-7575 MARTINEZ, GILBERTO V. UNITED STATES
01-7613 LOPEZ, JUAN V. UNITED STATES
01-7738 GONZALES-GARCIA, RAUL S. V. UNITED STATES
01-7836 ) RAILEY, ALBERT V. UNITED STATES
01-8012 ) LUNDIN, JEFFREY V. UNITED STATES
01-7842 WOODALL, ANTHONY M. V. UNITED STATES
01-7961 MARTINEZ, TOMMY M. V. UNITED STATES
01-8135 COLLINS, RAY V. UNITED STATES
01-8210 DeLONG, WARREN E. V. ALAMEIDA, DIR., CA DOC
01-8242 PRICE, JOSHUA V. UNITED STATES
01-8300 SNOW, ERIC V. MISSISSIPPI
01-8305 SUMPTER, GREGORY V. UNITED STATES
01-8317 PERULENA, JESUS R. V. UNITED STATES
01-8454 CROMARTIE, DELRINTUS V. UNITED STATES
01-8462 COOPER, ELWOOD V. UNITED STATES
01-8508 NATIVIDAD, RICARDO V. PENNSYLVANIA
01-8596 BARREIRO, JOSE L. V. UNITED STATES
01-8875 BANKS, GEORGE E. V. HORN, COMM'R, PA DOC, ET AL.
01-9151 OLSEN, KEITH A. V. CALIFORNIA
01-9156 POBLAH, MAURICE V. BEATY, BARRY, ET AL.
01-9157 GOODNOW, PETE V. GARRAGHTY, WARDEN
01-9158 HUNT, DYARELL D. V. NEVADA
01-9160 HEGWOOD, BERNELL V. MOORE, SEC., FL DOC
01-9161 HINKLE, ERIC R. V. PARSONS, JUDGE, ETC.
01-9165 FIELDING, EDWARD V. REILLY, ATT'Y GEN. OF MA
01-9166 GARCIA-DOMINGUEZ, GUADALUPE V. MAHAFFEY, WARDEN
01-9167 POIRIER, ERIC W. V. CASPERSON, STEVEN, ET AL.
01-9168 HILL, TONY L. V. GALAZA, WARDEN
01-9169 GREENMAN, WENDELL V. REILLY, ATT'Y GEN. OF MA
01-9170 FALKIEWICZ, SCOTT A. V. MICHIGAN
01-9171 FIRMINGHAM, KATHLEEN M. V. YUKINS, WARDEN
01-9172 JOYCE, EDWIN W. V. PUGH, BETTY D.
01-9173 SPROW, DARRYL S. V. MOORE, SEC., FL DOC
01-9175 WEISS, RONALD L. V. PENNSYLVANIA
01-9177 TAYLOR, CHRISTOPHER G. V. HIXSON AUTOPLEX, ET AL.
01-9179 TURNBOE, JOHNNY D. V. GUNDY, WARDEN
01-9180 NABELEK, IVO V. TEXAS
01-9183 MEDRENO, DERLIES V. ILLINOIS
01-9186 EDWARDS, SHERRY R. V. LYONDELL-CITGO REFINING CO.
01-9188 JUNIOR, EDWARD V. JONES, WARDEN
01-9196 JOYNER, KEVIN V. SPITZER, ATT'Y GEN. OF NY
01-9204 VALLIMONT, MARY I. V. EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY
01-9206 CRUTCHLEY, JOHN B. V. FLORIDA
01-9207 CARRIO, NORMAN E. V. COCKRELL, DIR., TX DCJ
01-9208 OBADELE, IMARI A. V. COCKRELL, DIR., TX DCJ
01-9209 MIMS, JOHN W. V. MOORE, SEC., FL DOC, ET AL.
01-9213 McCALLUP, VERONICA V. MISSISSIPPI
01-9218 MICHAU, EMORY A. V. SOUTH CAROLINA
01-9219 MITCHELL, MARK V. PINCUS, GLENN, ET AL.
01-9220 SMITH, TYRONE V. GIURBINO, WARDEN
01-9221 OUTLAW, RICKY V. ANDERSON, SUPT., IN
01-9222 BROWN, AARON V. NORTH CAROLINA
01-9225 VAUGHN, CURTIS V. PEARSON, WARDEN
01-9230 BRIDGES, SHAWNFATEE M. V. PENNSYLVANIA
01-9233 BAILEY, LINDA J. V. HEMPEN, ALICE, ET AL.
01-9236 HILL, THARON B. V. RATELLE, WARDEN
01-9239 AHMED, TAREQUE A. V. MAHONEY, WARDEN, ET AL.
01-9240 JOSEY, WILLIE V. ROE, WARDEN
01-9242 ANDERSON, T. JAMES V. ENTERPRISE RENTAL, ET AL.
01-9245 McCONICO, JAMES V. ALABAMA, ET AL.
01-9249 GRAMS, MARK V. MORGENSTERN, BETH L.
01-9252 PUJOLS, JUAN V. GREINER, SUPT., GREEN HAVEN
01-9254 MOSLEY, SHELDON V. COCKRELL, DIR., TX DCJ
01-9260 LEE, LYNN V. WYOMING
01-9261 LUECK, RICHARD W. V. COCKRELL, DIR., TX DCJ
01-9263 PRIETO, RAFAEL A. V. COCKRELL, DIR., TX DCJ
01-9264 JACKSON, OTIS D. V. FLORIDA
01-9268 CONNOR, SEBURT N. V. FLORIDA
01-9272 DODSON, BENJAMIN E. V. ANGELONE, DIR., VA DOC
01-9283 IN RE IVO NABELEK
01-9287 URBAN, GREGORY R. V. WISCONSIN, ET AL.
01-9289 WASHINGTON, EARL V. CALIFORNIA
01-9294 FRYE, LEONARD D. V. INDIANA
01-9298 FORD, JAMES D. V. FLORIDA
01-9301 GREEN, CLIFTON J. V. CAIN, WARDEN
01-9302 HARPER, CHARLES V. DERRICK, H. C., ET AL.
01-9306 BARNES, LEVETUS V. DEPT. OF HHS, SACRAMENTO CTY
01-9317 BORCHARDT, LAWRENCE M. V. MARYLAND
01-9318 JENKINS, CLEVON J. V. BYRD, WARDEN
01-9321 CIVIELLO, DOUGLAS A. V. ROSEMEYER, SUPT., LAUREL
01-9322 TURNBOE, JOHNNY D. V. GUNDY, WARDEN
01-9323 COLE, DEVIN P. V. COCKRELL, DIR., TX DCJ
01-9338 MILES, RONALD V. ANGELONE, DIR., VA DOC
01-9343 WASHINGTON, VAUGHN V. COWAN, WARDEN
01-9344 WILLS, EDWARD F. V. McDANIEL, WARDEN
01-9346 FUGATE, WALLACE M. V. HEAD, WARDEN
01-9358 BURCH, HEATH W. V. CORCORAN, WARDEN, ET AL.
01-9373 JONES, TONY R. V. ANDERSON, SUPT., CRAGGY
01-9421 DYSE, KWANTEY V. ILLINOIS
01-9437 BURNETT, MELISSA L. V. TENET HEALTHSYSTEM, INC.
01-9486 HANSEN, THOR H. V. LAYTNER, RON, ET AL.
01-9487 HAWKINS, SHERMAN P. V. MAHONEY, WARDEN
01-9534 ZARYCHTA, JAMES J. V. TEXAS
01-9617 KESSLER, ALTON L. V. TEXAS
01-9653 MURPHY, CHARLES M. V. UNITED STATES
01-9697 LEVENITE, MICHAEL A., ET AL. V. UNITED STATES
01-9748 LUERSEN, CHRISTOPHER R. V. UNITED STATES
01-9764 MILES, JOANNE W. V. DEPT. OF VA
01-9767 BOYD, MARKEITH V. T'KACH, STEPHEN J.
01-9768 SAVAGE, DION E. V. UNITED STATES
01-9797 LOVE, OSCAR V. UNITED STATES
01-9799 LIRIANO, ORLANDO V. UNITED STATES
01-9808 GUILLEN, TONY V. UNITED STATES
01-9809 PACHECO-CAMACHO, FRANCISCO V. HOOD, WARDEN
01-9810 SAYES, PATRICK R. V. UNITED STATES
01-9813 BUCKLAND, CALVIN W. V. UNITED STATES
01-9815 JOYNER, SUSAN V. UNITED STATES
01-9816 PEREZ-SANCHEZ, DONATO V. UNITED STATES
01-9819 WILLIAMS, CHARLES L. V. UNITED STATES
01-9824 SMITH, FREDDIE L. V. UNITED STATES
01-9825 ROBERTSON, CURTIS R. V. UNITED STATES
01-9829 HUMPHRIES, DEBBIE V. UNITED STATES
01-9834 BLATT, LEON S. V. UNITED STATES
01-9841 McMILLON, LESTER R. V. UNITED STATES
01-9842 DICKERSON, CHARLES T. V. UNITED STATES
01-9843 CARTWRIGHT, W. C. vs. UNITED STATES
01-9849 TAUALII, FAAMANATU V. ELLIS, WARDEN
01-9852 COOPER, SAMUEL J. V. UNITED STATES
01-9865 TORO, BEATRIZ E. V. UNITED STATES
01-9867 AUSTIN, ERIC V. UNITED STATES
01-9868 ELLEDGE, DAVID V. UNITED STATES
01-9870 MORALES, JAVIER V. UNITED STATES
01-9871 CANTRELL, DONALD A. V. UNITED STATES
01-9878 GRAY, DAVID F. V. UNITED STATES
01-9883 CALLAHAN, TIMOTHY J. V. UNITED STATES
01-9884 NAGY, PAUL V. UNITED STATES
01-9889 CABA, JIMMY V. UNITED STATES
01-9890 EDWARDS, SHERON V. UNITED STATES
01-9891 ROBINSON, JOE V. UNITED STATES
01-9892 SMITH, WILLIAM W. V. UNITED STATES
01-9894 WYNNE, GEMALLE L. V. UNITED STATES
01-9895 WELLINGTON, RUDOLPH V. UNITED STATES
The petitions for writs of certiorari are denied.
00-921 IL BELL TELEPHONE CO. V. WorldCOM TECH., ET AL.
The petition for a writ of certiorari is denied. Justice O'Connor took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.
01-1363 TERRITO, PETER, ET AL. V. ADAMS, ALFRED, ET AL.
The motion of Cooper/T.Smith Stevedoring Company, Inc. for leave to file a brief as amicus curiae is granted. The petition for a writ of certiorari is denied.
01-9300 FORDJOUR, CHARLES V. MOTOROLA, INC., ET AL.
The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is denied, and the petition for a writ of certiorari is dismissed. See Rule 39.8.

HABEAS CORPUS DENIED

01-9955 IN RE FREDERICK D. BENNETT, SR.
The petition for a writ of habeas corpus is denied.

MANDAMUS DENIED

01-9314 IN RE MARZUQ AL-HAKIM
The petition for a writ of mandamus is denied.

REHEARINGS DENIED

01-1007 GROSS, WILLARD D. V. IRTZ, FRED
01-7528 DUMONT, DANIEL vs. UBC, INC.
01-7709 WRIGHT, LONNIE V. VAUGHN, SUPT., GRATERFORD
01-7790 MORENO, MATTHEW M. V. UNITED STATES
01-7984 JACKSON, WARREN V. VARNER, SUPT., DALLAS
01-8028 EDENS, WILLIAM L. V. TAGUE, LINDA E.
01-8634 MORTIMER, JUDLIN N. V. UNITED STATES
01-8826 BARBER, ANTONIO V. UNITED STATES
The petitions for rehearing are denied.
01-8661 IN RE EDWARD BONTKOWSKI
The petition for rehearing is denied. Justice Stevens took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.

ATTORNEY DISCIPLINE

D-2247 IN THE MATTER OF DISBARMENT OF DONALD E. EARLS
Donald E. Earls, of Norton, Virginia, having been suspended from the practice of law in this Court by order of February 20, 2001; 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 Donald E. Earls is disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2282 IN THE MATTER OF DISBARMENT OF GEOFFREY PAUL KELLY
Geoffrey Paul Kelly, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, having been suspended from the practice of law in this Court by order of November 13, 2001; and a rule having been issued and served upon him requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred; and the time to file a response having expired;
It is ordered that Geoffrey Paul Kelly is disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2283 IN THE MATTER OF DISBARMENT OF LEVI ENGLAND
Levi England, of Hollywood, Florida, having been suspended from the practice of law in this Court by order of November 13, 2001; and a rule having been issued and served upon him requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred; and the time to file a response having expired;
It is ordered that Levi England is disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2285 IN THE MATTER OF DISBARMENT OF CHARLES DAWSON MATTHEWS
Charles Dawson Matthews, of Bella Vista, Arkansas, having been suspended from the practice of law in this Court by order of November 13, 2001; and a rule having been issued and served upon him requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred; and the time to file a response having expired;
It is ordered that Charles Dawson Matthews is disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2306 IN THE MATTER OF DISCIPLINE OF JOHN MICHAEL SCHAEFER
John Michael Schaefer, of Las Vegas, Nevada, is suspended from the practice of law in this Court, and a rule will issue, returnable within 40 days, requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2307 IN THE MATTER OF DISCIPLINE OF RONDOLYN RAE RAUCH O'BRIEN
Rondolyn Rae Rauch O'Brien, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, is suspended from the practice of law in this Court, and a rule will issue, returnable within 40 days, requiring her to show cause why she should not be disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2308 IN THE MATTER OF DISCIPLINE OF CLYDE EMMETT EDMONDS
Clyde Emmett Edmonds, of Plainfield, New Jersey, is suspended from the practice of law in this Court, and a rule will issue, returnable within 40 days, requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2309 IN THE MATTER OF DISCIPLINE OF RUSSELL WAYNE GRAYSON
Russell Wayne Grayson, of Ridgewood, New Jersey, is suspended from the practice of law in this Court, and a rule will issue, returnable within 40 days, requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2310 IN THE MATTER OF DISCIPLINE OF ALTHEAR A. LESTER
Althear A. Lester, of Newark, New Jersey, is suspended from the practice of law in this Court, and a rule will issue, returnable within 40 days, requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2311 IN THE MATTER OF DISCIPLINE OF DEAN EDWARD RICHARDS
Dean Edward Richards, of Indianapolis, Indiana, is suspended from the practice of law in this Court, and a rule will issue, returnable within 40 days, requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2312 IN THE MATTER OF DISCIPLINE OF STEVEN J. RIGGS
Steven J. Riggs, of Lafayette, Indiana, is suspended from the practice of law in this Court, and a rule will issue, returnable within 40 days, requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2313 IN THE MATTER OF DISCIPLINE OF JOSEPH B. SHANAHAN, JR.
Joseph B. Shanahan, Jr., of Chelmsford, Massachusetts, is suspended from the practice of law in this Court, and a rule will issue, returnable within 40 days, requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.
D-2314 IN THE MATTER OF DISCIPLINE OF BRIAN WALTER CHANCE
Brian Walter Chance, of Lowell, Massachusetts, is suspended from the practice of law in this Court, and a rule will issue, returnable within 40 days, requiring him to show cause why he should not be disbarred from the practice of law in this Court.

RECESS ORDER

The Court will take a recess from today until Monday, June 3, 2002.


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