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(ORDER LIST: 554 U.S.)

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2008

ORDER IN PENDING CASE

07-343 KENNEDY, PATRICK V. LOUISIANA

Petitioner Patrick Kennedy is invited to file a supplemental brief, not to exceed 4,500 words, addressing not only whether rehearing should be granted but also the merits of the issue raised in the petition for rehearing. The brief should be filed with the Clerk and served upon opposing counsel by 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 17, 2008. The Solicitor General is invited to file at the same time a brief, not to exceed 2,500 words, expressing the views of the United States. Respondent Louisiana is invited to file a supplemental brief, not to exceed 4,500 words, also addressing the merits of the issue raised in the petition for rehearing. The brief should be filed with the Clerk and served upon opposing counsel by 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 24, 2008.