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J. B. R. v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-192 5th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the due process clause forbids the government from prosecuting an individual who was a juvenile at the time of the crime under a statute that provides no punishment that can constitutionally be applied to that individual.

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DateProceedings and Orders
Jul 23 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 13, 2018)
Sep 05 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 13, 2018 to October 15, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Sep 06 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including October 15, 2018.
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