Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the February 23 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday at 10 a.m.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31. Amy Howe has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in Ohio v. American Express Co. Beth Farmer has our preview.

Nguyen v. North Dakota

Petition for certiorari denied on June 29, 2015
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
14-973 N.D. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2014

Issue: Whether or under what circumstances police officers conduct a search within the meaning of the Fourth Amendment when they trespass in common areas of locked apartment buildings to look for evidence of criminal activity.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Feb 11 2015Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 13, 2015)
Feb 20 2015Waiver of right of respondent North Dakota to respond filed.
Mar 11 2015DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 27, 2015.
Mar 23 2015Response Requested . (Due April 22, 2015)
Apr 8 2015Order extending time to file response to petition to and including May 22, 2015.
Apr 22 2015Brief amici curiae of National Association for Public Defense, et al. filed.
May 20 2015Brief of respondent North Dakota in opposition filed.
Jun 2 2015DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 18, 2015.
Jun 2 2015Reply of petitioner Matthew D. Nguyen filed. (Distributed)
Jun 22 2015DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 25, 2015.
Jun 29 2015Petition DENIED.
Term Snapshot