This Note forecasts the practical operation and effects of the Ninth Circuit's newest and potentially most effective docket-control procedure- a "screening" rule which enables the court to dispose of numerous appeals without hearing oral argument.
The Amendment of Rule 3: The Ninth Circuit's New Rule for Screening Oral Argument,
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