Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

The court will release orders from the March 16 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday and Wednesday.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Sveen v. Melin. Amy Howe has our preview.

Edelman v. United States

Petition for certiorari denied on January 27, 2014
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
13-569 2d Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2013

Issue: Whether an individual who freely leaves but fails to return to the halfway house where he resides on supervised release has committed the felony offense of “escape” from “custody” under 18 U.S.C. § 751(a).

DateProceedings and Orders
Nov 7 2013Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 9, 2013)
Dec 4 2013Order extending time to file response to petition to and including January 8, 2014.
Jan 8 2014DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 24, 2014.
Jan 8 2014Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed. (Distributed)
Jan 13 2014Reply of petitioner Jody Edelman filed. (Disstributed)
Jan 27 2014Petition DENIED.
Term Snapshot