Generals and Lawyers and Bears (at the Supreme Court) -- Oh My!

Texas Solicitor General Jonathan F. Mitchell (center) gathers with his colleagues outside of the U.S. Supreme Court following oral arguments in the "Greenhouse Gas Cases" (Utility Air Regulatory Group v. EPA), on Feb. 24, 2014.

Texas Solicitor General Jonathan Mitchell Leaves Supreme Court After Greenhouse Gas Cases

Washington attorney Peter Keisler, Sidley Austin LLP, on the Supreme Court plaza following the GHG arguments. Keisler and Mitchell split the argument time on behalf of private and public challengers to EPA's regulation of greenhouse gases from stationary sources.

Attorney Peter Keisler on the Supreme Court Plaza Following Greenhouse Gas Arguments

A polar bear greeted the attorneys and other SCOTUS visitors following the argument with a message about climate change.

A Polar Bear Outside the Supreme Court Protesting Climate Change After Greenhouse Gas Cases