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Old 04-13-2013, 10:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Will'sCharlie View Post
We must remember too that the US Supreme Court is under no obligation to accept the appeal. Each year the US Supreme Court grants a hearing to roughly 1% of the cases appealed to it. For example, in 2010, it only granted hearings to 87 of the 8,159 (or 1.05%) cases appealed.

Given the spanking that California took in its most recent hearing with the US Supreme Court case I am doubtful the Court would grant a hearing on the appeal Brown is threatening. If the Court does refuse the appeal there really is nowhere else for California to go to.
You are correct, and at least one online newspaper speaks to the difficulty he may find with his appeal:
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