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Payne v. Tennessee

Petition for certiorari denied on March 20, 2017
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-395 Tenn. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2016

Disclosure: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among the counsel to the petitioner in this case.

Issue: Whether the court's decision in Hall v. Florida must be applied on collateral review.

DateProceedings and Orders
Jul 15 2016Application (16A100) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from July 28, 2016 to September 26, 2016, submitted to Justice Kagan.
Jul 19 2016Application (16A100) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until September 26, 2016.
Sep 26 2016Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 27, 2016)
Nov 1 2016Order extending time to file response to petition to and including December 27, 2016.
Dec 23 2016Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including January 26, 2017.
Jan 26 2017Brief of respondent Tennessee in opposition filed.
Feb 15 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 3, 2017.
Feb 15 2017Reply of petitioner Pervis Tyrone Payne filed. (Distributed)
Mar 13 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 17, 2017.
Mar 20 2017Petition DENIED.
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