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.

Christie v. National Collegiate Athletic Association

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-476 3d Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether a federal statute that prohibits modification or repeal of state-law prohibitions on private conduct impermissibly commandeers the regulatory power of states in contravention of New York v. United States.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Oct 7 2016Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 14, 2016)
Oct 21 2016Order extending time to file response to petition to and including December 14, 2016.
Nov 4 2016Brief amicus curiae of Professor Ryan M. Rodenberg filed. VIDED.
Nov 14 2016Brief amicus curiae of The American Gaming Association filed. VIDED.
Nov 14 2016Brief amici curiae of West Virginia, et al. filed.
Nov 14 2016Brief amici curiae of Pacific Legal Foundation, et al. filed.
Dec 14 2016Brief of respondents National Collegiate Athletic Association, et al. in opposition filed. VIDED.
Dec 27 2016Reply of petitioners Christopher J. Christie, Governor of New Jersey, et al. filed.
Dec 28 2016DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 13, 2017.
Term Snapshot