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Editor's Note :

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Murphy v. Smith

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-1067 7th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the parenthetical phrase “not to exceed 25 percent,” as used in 42 U.S.C. § 1997e(d)(2), means any amount up to 25 percent (as four circuits hold), or whether it means exactly 25 percent (as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit holds).

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Mar 2 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 5, 2017)
Mar 30 2017Waiver of right of respondent Robert Smith, et al. to respond filed.
Apr 3 2017Brief amici curiae of Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center, et al. filed.
Apr 12 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of April 28, 2017.
Apr 12 2017Response Requested . (Due May 12, 2017)
Apr 25 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including June 12, 2017.
Jun 14 2017Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including July 12, 2017.
Term Snapshot