Issue: Whether police officers who conspire with a prosecutor to fabricate evidence for subsequent use are immune from liability as a matter of law by virtue of the prosecutor's subsequent decision to use the evidence.
Proceedings and Orders
Mar 8 2013
Application (12A878) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from March 17, 2013 to April 17, 2013, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Mar 11 2013
Application (12A878) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until April 17, 2013.
Apr 5 2013
Application (12A878) to extend further the time from April 17, 2013 to May 16, 2013, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Apr 8 2013
Application (12A878) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until May 16, 2013.
Wondering how it went; what to learn from looking back; the importance of moot courts; and why the regular presence of cameras at oral argument is a bad idea. “Just the way they say, ‘Battle plans never survive contact with the enemy,’ oral argument plans never survive contact with the Court.” In this six-part interview, Eric Schnapper […]
Awarded the Peabody Award for excellence in electronic media.
Sigma Delta Chi
Awarded the Sigma Delta Chi deadline reporting award for online coverage of the Affordable Care Act decision.
National Press Club Award
Awarded the National Press Club's Breaking News Award for coverage of the Affordable Care Act decision.
Silver Gavel Award
Awarded the Silver Gavel Award by the American Bar Association for fostering the American public’s understanding of the law and the legal system.
American Gavel Award
Awarded the American Gavel Award for Distinguished Reporting About the Judiciary to recognize the highest standards of reporting about courts and the justice system.
Awarded the Webby Award for excellence on the internet.