U.S. Supreme Court

Case Status


Docket Number


Cert. Denied


Questions Presented

Do the Commerce Clause and Necessary and Proper Clause authorize Congress to regulate intrastate, noneconomic activity that does not have a substantial effect on interstate commerce and is not necessary to Congress’ ability to regulate interstate commerce?

Case Updates

Cert. petition denied

January 08, 2018

U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in support of cert. petition concerning constitutionality of Endangered Species Act as applied to purely intrastate species

October 30, 2017

Click here to view the brief filed by the Chamber and the National Federation of Independent Business Small Business Legal Center.

William S. Consovoy, J. Michael Connolly, and Bryan K. Weir of Consovoy McCarthy Park PLLC served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the U.S. Chamber Litigation Center.

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