Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Monday at 9:30 a.m. we expect the Court to issue orders from the October 31 Conference; we do not expect the Justices to issue any decisions on the merits.
Our list of "Petitions to watch for that Conference is here.

City and County of San Francisco, California v. Sheehan

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
13-1412 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: (1) Whether Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act requires law enforcement officers to provide accommodations to an armed, violent, and mentally ill suspect in the course of bringing the suspect into custody; and (2) whether it was clearly established that even where an exception to the warrant requirement applied, an entry into a residence could be unreasonable under the Fourth Amendment by reason of the anticipated resistance of an armed and violent suspect within.

DateProceedings and Orders
May 22 2014Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due June 26, 2014)
May 29 2014Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counselt for the petitioner
Jun 3 2014Waiver of right of respondent Teresa Sheehan to respond filed.
Jun 3 2014Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the respondent.
Jun 18 2014DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 29, 2014.
Jun 23 2014Response Requested . (Due July 23, 2014)
Jun 26 2014Brief amici curiae of California State Association of Counties, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jun 26 2014Brief amici curiae of International Municipal Lawyers Association, and National Sheriffs' Association filed.
Jul 9 2014Order extending time to file response to petition to and including September 9, 2014.
Aug 14 2014Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including October 14, 2014.
Oct 13 2014Brief of respondent Teresa Sheehan in opposition filed.
Oct 23 2014Reply of petitioners City and County of San Francisco, California, et al. filed.
Oct 29 2014DISTRIBUTED for Conference of November 14, 2014.
 
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