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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the docket in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the docket in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of on the docket in a Sentence

  1. Samuel Alito:

    The catchy and sinister term ‘shadow docket’ has been used to portray the court as having been captured by a dangerous cabal that resorts to sneaky and improper methods to get its ways… This portrayal feeds unprecedented efforts to intimidate the court or damage it as an independent institution.

  2. Ed Whelan:

    Complaints that Court ruled on Texas law in ‘shadow docket’ can't be taken seriously, as it's abortion providers who pressed for immediate action (after waiting 2-1/2 months to file motion for preliminary injunction), abortion providers failed to meet their burden on the ‘complex and novel antecedent procedural questions’ that their *pre-enforcement* challenge presents.

  3. Elena Kagan:

    In all these ways, the majority’s decision is emblematic of too much of this Court’s shadow docket decision-making — which every day becomes more unreasoned, inconsistent, and impossible to defend.

  4. Kate Comerford Todd:

    This is an area of the court's docket we have been pushing and trying to encourage the court to push back the worst abuses of the class action tool.

  5. Dick Durbin:

    At a time when public confidence in government institutions has greatly eroded, we must examine not just the constitutional impact of allowing the Texas law to take effect, but also the conservative Court's abuse of the shadow docket.


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