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Coleman-Bey v. Tollefson

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
13-1333 6th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD OT 2014

Issue: Whether, under the “three strikes” provision of the Prison Litigation Reform Act, 28 U.S.C. § 1915(g), a district court’s dismissal of a lawsuit counts as a “strike” while it is still pending on appeal or before the time for seeking appellate review has passed.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Mar 27 2014Application (13A985) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from April 17, 2014 to May 12, 2014, submitted to Justice Kagan.
Mar 27 2014Application (13A985) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until May 12, 2014.
May 5 2014Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due June 4, 2014)
May 28 2014Waiver of right of respondents Todd Tollefson, et al. to respond filed.
Jun 4 2014Brief amicus curiae of Constitutional Accountability Center filed.
Jun 18 2014DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 29, 2014.
Jun 23 2014Response Requested . (Due July 23, 2014)
Jul 2 2014Order extending time to file response to petition to and including August 22, 2014.
Aug 21 2014Brief of respondents Todd Tollefson, et al. in opposition filed.
Sep 9 2014Reply of petitioner Andre Lee Coleman-Bey filed.
Sep 10 2014DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 29, 2014.
Oct 2 2014Petition GRANTED.
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