Kernan v. Cuero

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-1468 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit exceeded the proper scope of federal habeas review by setting aside a state criminal sentence based on a putative federal due process right to specific performance of a plea agreement that was superseded and withdrawn, in accordance with state law, before the entry of judgment.

DateProceedings and Orders
Jun 06 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 10, 2017)
Jul 06 2017Brief of respondent Michael Daniel Cuero in opposition filed.
Jul 06 2017Motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed by respondent Michael Daniel Cuero.
Jul 24 2017Reply of petitioner Scott Kernan, Secretary, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation filed.
Jul 26 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 25, 2017.
Sep 05 2017Record Requested.
Sep 05 2017Record received from the U.S.C.A. 9th Circuit. The record is electronic.
Oct 02 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/6/2017.
Oct 10 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/13/2017.
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