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Final Exit Network, Inc. v. Minnesota

Petition for certiorari denied on October 2, 2017
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-1479 Minn. Ct. App. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2017

Issues: (1) Whether Minnesota's criminal prohibition of “speech” that “enables” a suicide survives strict scrutiny under the First Amendment; and (2) whether Minnesota's criminal prohibition of “speech” that “enables” a suicide violates the First Amendment.

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DateProceedings and Orders
Jun 07 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 13, 2017)
Jul 13 2017Brief of respondent Minnesota in opposition filed.
Aug 02 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/25/2017.
Oct 02 2017Petition DENIED.
 
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