Three new grants from SCOTUS this afternoon, including whether you can sue federal officials for First Amendment retaliation via Bivens. (The Ninth Circuit said yes in Egbert v. Boule.) supremecourt.gov/orders/cour…

Nov 5, 2021 · 9:03 PM UTC

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This might not be good news if you're a big fan of Bivens claims, since SCOTUS sure isn't. But the justices also explicitly declined the opportunity to overturn Bivens itself by nixing Q3 here.
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