May 25th - This Week at the United States Supreme Court

Supreme Podcast show

Summary: On this week's show we discuss the following cases: GRANT OF CERTIORARI - @1:29 Town of Greece v. Galloway Whether opening Town Board meetings with a prayer from a private citizen violates the Establishment Clause. GRANT OF CERTIORARI - @6:24 Fernandez v. California Whether petitioner’s objection to police entry into his shared apartment proscribed a subsequent warrantless search based on his co-tenant’s consent given after petitioner had been removed from the premises for domestic violence and then lawfully arrested for a prior robbery, where there was no showing that the arrest was a pretext for the search. OPINION- @14:52 City of Arlington, Texas v. FCC Whether an agency’s interpretation of a statutory ambiguity that concerns the scope of its regulatory authority (that is, its jurisdiction) is entitled to deference under Chevron U. S. A. Inc. v. Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc.