Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Concurrences, Dissents, and Efficiency

Alan Ball posted at SCOWstats,
"if the new rules are enforced in their current form, they will indeed reduce the number of days between oral argument and opinion filing. And if a correlation persists between this reduction and a smaller number of concurrences and dissents per decision, it can be illustrated beyond a doubt by the end of the term."