A Glossary of Important SCOTUS Terminology

Writing about the Supreme Court necessitates using terms that are familiar mostly to lawyers and those who follow the court closely. We’re providing this glossary as a resource. OT19 (pronounced “O-T-Nineteen”): This stands for October Term 19, which is how lawyers and judges refer to a given year at the court. It’s the same idea as referring to a fiscal year in accounting. And for those

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