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Hartman v. Moore

Petition for certiorari denied on October 7, 2013
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
13-103 D.C. Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2013

Issue: Whether law-enforcement agents accused of retaliatory prosecution in violation of the First Amendment should receive qualified immunity where the officers could reasonably have believed that the prosecution was supported by probable cause.

DateProceedings and Orders
Jul 23 2013Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 26, 2013)
Aug 26 2013Brief of respondent William G. Moore, Jr. in opposition filed.
Sep 11 2013DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 30, 2013.
Sep 11 2013Reply of petitioners Michael Hartman, et al. filed.
Oct 7 2013Petition DENIED. The Chief Justice and Justice Kagan took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.
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