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The Supreme Court´s recent decision in Federal Maritime Commission v. South Carolina State Ports Authority, took another step towards diminishing the federal government´s power over the states -- ruling 5 to 4 that federal agencies may not hear complaints by private parties against states. What are the chances are that this trend will continue and lead to a further assault on the bankruptcy courts´ powers?
very likely (45)
somewhat likely (25)
very unlikely (7)
somewhat unlikely (12)
don't know/no opinion (8)

Total of votes: 97


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