Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

The court will issue orders from its January 13 conference on Tuesday, January 17, at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Wednesday, January 18, at 10:00 a.m.
On Tuesday the court hears oral argument in Lynch v. Dimaya. Kevin Johnson has our preview.
On Tuesday the court also hears oral argument in Midland Funding, LLC v. Johnson. Ronald Mann has our preview.

American Civil Liberties Union v. Central Intelligence Agency

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-629 D.C. Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence's investigative report concerning the Central Intelligence Agency's former program of detention, torture, and abuse of detainees became an “agency record,” subject to the Freedom of Information Act, when the Senate Committee transmitted it to several executive agencies with instructions for its wide dissemination and use.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Sep 28 2016Application (16A325) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from October 11, 2016 to November 10, 2016, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Sep 30 2016Application (16A325) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until November 10, 2016.
Nov 9 2016Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 14, 2016)
Dec 12 2016Order extending time to file response to petition to and including January 13, 2017.
Jan 4 2017Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including February 13, 2017.
Term Snapshot