Ricci v. DeStefano

Second Circuit: June 17, 2008

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Tagged: en banc

Authorities Cited: Supreme Court 500 U.S. 90, 99 Circuit Courts 140 F.3d 415 391 F.3d 86, 97 406 F.3d 159, 167 409 F.3d 100, 105 441 F.3d 96, 104 Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure Fed. R. App. P. 35 Fed. R. App. P. 35(a) Fed. R. App. P. 35(b)

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