Docket No.: 00-1307 Topics:
Certiorari Granted: Apr 23 2001
Argued: November 7, 2001
Decided: February 19, 2002
26 U.S.C. 9701, Economic Activity, Nongovernmental Liability, ADA, Article I, Benefit Plans, Bivens action, ERISA, Eighth Amendment, Employee Retirement Income Security Act, Federal Tort Claims, Medicare, Natural Resources, preemption, sovereign immunity
PartyNames: Jo Anne B. Barnhart, Commissioner of Social Security v. Sigmon Coal Company, Inc., et al.
Petitioner: Jo Anne B. Barnhart, Commissioner of Social Security
Respondent: Sigmon Coal Company, Inc., et al.
Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Citation: 226 F.3d 291
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