SCOTUS releases two unanimous opinions

The U.S. Supreme Court released two unanimous opinions this week.
 
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg delivered the unanimous opinion in Timbs v. Indiana, a case concerning the Eighth Amendment’s ban on excessive fines. It was her second opinion of the term.
 
Justice Neil Gorsuch delivered the unanimous opinion in Dawson v. Steager, a case concerning federal retirement benefits and state income taxes. It was his second opinion of the term.
 
SCOTUS has heard arguments in 44 cases this term and has 25 cases scheduled for argument.
 
The justices have issued 10 decisions, nine of which were unanimous.



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