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Hall-v-Hall
Case Explainer

Hall v. Hall (Argument January 16, 2018)

The lower court tried two related cases together. While one of them is still ongoing, can the other be appealed?

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Hamer v. Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago (Decision Nov. 8, 2017)

The appeals court had dismissed Charmaine Hamer’s appeal because it said the court was strictly bound by a filing deadline rule. The Supreme Court decided the rule is not a “jurisdictional” rule, so the court can work around it if necessary. Hamer wins.

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