Court Orders Expedited Schedule for Conflict Minerals Challenge
By Cydney Posner
Yesterday, the D.C. Circuit Court did order an expedited briefing schedule for the conflicts minerals case, as discussed in our 11/21/12 News Brief. The order specifically states that any "extension of the briefing schedule may result in the case not being calendared this term." In addition, Amnesty International's motion to intervene was granted.