Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

This week we are hosting an online symposium on NIFLA v. Becerra, in which the Supreme Court will consider whether the disclosures required by California’s Reproductive FACT Act violate the free speech clause of the First Amendment. Contributions are available at this link.

Christensen v. Tennessee

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-321 Tenn. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether a private citizen has the right to revoke a law enforcement officer's implied license to enter property to conduct a knock-and-talk by placing a “No Trespassing” sign on their property.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Jun 16 2017Application (16A1249) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from July 6, 2017 to September 4, 2017, submitted to Justice Kagan.
Jun 21 2017Application (16A1249) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until September 4, 2017.
Aug 28 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 2, 2017)
Sep 22 2017Waiver of right of respondent Tennessee to respond filed.
Oct 04 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/27/2017.
Oct 10 2017Response Requested. (Due November 9, 2017)
Oct 25 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including December 11, 2017.
Dec 11 2017Brief of Tennessee in opposition submitted.
Term Snapshot