The Court has scheduled the following cases for en banc oral argument in Room 209 of the John Minor Wisdom United States Court of Appeals Building, 600 Camp Street, NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA on the days shown:
COUNSEL ARE ALLOWED 30 MINUTES PER SIDE TO PRESENT ARGUMENT. THE COURT WILL NOT ASK COUNSEL QUESTIONS DURING THE FIRST HALF OF THE ALLOTTED TIME FOR OPENING ARGUMENT UNLESS COUNSEL WAIVES THIS PRIVILEGE.
No. 11-50932. Dept. of Texas, Etc., Et Al. vs.
Texas Lottery Commission, Et Al., Appellants.
No. 11-41363. United States of America vs.
Ruben Vargas-Ocampo, Appellant. (NO ORAL ARGUMENT)
LYLE W. CAYCE
CLERK OF COURT
NEW ORLEANS, LA – 12/10/13 – EB
1. All oral arguments are recorded. Oral argument recordings generally are available late in the day argument is held. Listeners using “Windows Media” software can search for an argument by case number, date, case title or attorney’s name. PERSONAL RECORDERS ARE NOT PERMITTED IN THE COURTROOM. With advance approval however, counsel may contract for an official court reporter to be present and transcribe the argument.
2. Upon request, the clerk will telephone counsel when an opinion is issued.
3. THE COURTHOUSE OPENS AT 8:00 A.M. PLEASE DO NOT ARRIVE BEFORE THEN. COUNSEL PRESENTING ORAL ARGUMENT MUST REPORT IN PERSON TO ROOM 105, 600 CAMP STREET, NEW ORLEANS, LA, BEFORE 8:30 A.M.