WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court on June 23 found that Halliburton Co. has not shown a "special justification" for overruling the reliance presumption of Basic v. Levinson (485 US. 224, U.S. Sup. ) in securities fraud cases (Halliburton Co., et al. v. Erica F. John Fund Inc., No. 13-317, U.S. Sup.; 2014 U.S. LEXIS 4305).