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The State and Local Legal Center (SLLC) files amicus curiae briefs in support of state and local governments in the U.S. Supreme Court, conducts moot courts for attorneys arguing before the Supreme Court, and provides other assistance to States and local governments in connection with Supreme Court litigation. 

SLLC Briefs Recently Filed

Direct Marketing Association v. Brohl

Supreme Court should not hear a case arguing that a Colorado law requiring remote sellers to inform Colorado purchasers annually of their purchases and send the same information to the Colorado Department of Revenue discriminates against interstate commerce (Summary

Bank of America v. City of Miami

Do local governments have standing to sue banks under the Fair Housing Act for economic harm caused to them by discriminatory lending practices? (Summary

Ivy v. Morath 

When are state and local governments responsible for ensuring that a private actor complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act? (Summary


Manuel v. City of Joliet
 

May malicious prosecution cases be brought under the Fourth Amendment? (Summary

Murr v. Wisconsin 

Are merger provisions unconstitutional takings? (Summary)

SLLC Cases Recently Decided