2016 SCOTUS cases

Puerto Rico v. Sanchez Valle

Mark Joseph Stern, “The Supreme Court Deals a Blow to Puerto Rican SovereigntySlate, June 9, 2016.

Christian Farias, “Supreme Court Deals Blow To Puerto Rican Government — And Gives Hope To Puerto Rico Huffington Post, June 9, 2016.

Supremo EE.UU. confirma decisión sobre Sánchez Valle,” El Nuevo Día, June 9, 2016.

Primary Sources and Multimedia:
  • SCOTUSblog coverage of Puerto Rico v. Sanchez Valle including links to briefs and other key documents (2015 – 2016).

Puerto Rico v. Franklin California Tax-Free Trust

David Dayen, “Will Congress Thwart Puerto Rico’s Best Chance for Relief?,The American Prospect, June 2, 2016.

Eva Lloréns Vélez, “Supreme Court Rules Against Puerto Rico Debt Recovery Act,” Caribbean Business, June 13, 2016.

Vann R. Newkirk, “Puerto Rico’s Dream, Denied,” The Atlantic, June 14, 2016.

Primary Sources and Multimedia:
  • SCOTUSblog coverage of Puerto Rico v. Franklin California Tax-Free Trust including links to briefs and other key documents (2015 – 2016).