“Outlined below are some key cases the Supreme Court is scheduled to tackle in its 2011-12 term, which starts Monday.
Forty-nine appeals are on the high court's schedule. As many as three dozen more are expected to be added in coming months. The caseload for the term is usually settled by February.
Other controversial appeals that may yet be added to the high court's docket cover issues related to religious symbols on public land, travel to Cuba and bogus military honors.”