Justices Won't Hear Bid To Overturn 'Auer Deference'

By Jimmy Hoover (March 19, 2018, 6:42 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court refused Monday to take up a military construction contractor's bid to overturn past high court rulings giving government agencies wide latitude on how to interpret their own rules, suggesting "Auer deference" will remain on the books for the foreseeable future despite a growing conservative effort to dismantle the doctrine....

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