Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Monday, we expect orders from the June 22 Conference at 9:30 a.m. and the final opinions of the term at 10 a.m.
Our first interim Stat Pack for October Term 2016, prepared by Kedar Bhatia, is available at this link.
The Supreme Court proceedings and orders in the legal challenges to the administration’s entry ban are available at this link.

National Institute of Family and Life Advocates v. Becerra

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-1140 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the free speech clause or the free exercise clause of the First Amendment prohibits California from compelling licensed pro-life centers to post information on how to obtain a state-funded abortion and from compelling unlicensed pro-life centers to disseminate a disclaimer to clients on site and in any print and digital advertising.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Mar 20 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 20, 2017)
Apr 13 2017Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioners.
Apr 13 2017Waiver of right of respondent Morgan Foley to respond filed.
Apr 14 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including May 24, 2017.
Apr 17 2017Brief amicus curiae of Liberty, Life and Law Foundation filed.
Apr 20 2017Brief amici curiae of Freedom X and Crisis Pregnancy Clinic of Southern California filed.
Apr 20 2017Brief amicus curiae of Charlotte Lozier Institute filed.
Apr 20 2017Brief amicus curiae of Care Net filed.
Apr 20 2017Brief amici curiae of United States Justice Foundation, et al. filed.
Apr 20 2017Brief amicus curiae of Cato Institute filed.
Apr 20 2017Brief amici curiae of National Association of Evangelicals, Christian Legal Society, et al. filed.
May 24 2017Brief of respondents State Respondents in opposition filed. VIDED.
Jun 5 2017Reply of petitioners National Institute of Family and Life Advocates, dba NIFLA, et al. filed.
Jun 6 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 22, 2017.
Jun 19 2017Record Requested .
Jun 19 2017Record received from the U.S.C.A. 9th Circuit. The record is electronic and available on PACER.
Jun 21 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 25, 2017.
Term Snapshot