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Tuesday, September 23, 2003

Interesting Stats

Between 1994 and 1999, the [9th Circuit] reheard 65 cases with the 11-judge panels, according to a [University of Pittsburgh School of Law professor Arthur Hellman] study. The larger panel reversed or altered the outcome of the three-judge panels 49 times, according to the study.

[Via CNN, links added]

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