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Recycle for Change v. City of Oakland, California

Petition for certiorari denied on December 11, 2017
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-431 9th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2017

Issue: Whether a regulation is content-based for purposes of the First Amendment when it only applies to unattended receptacles that solicit donations or collections.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Jul 28 2017Application (17A133) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from August 7, 2017 to October 6, 2017, submitted to Justice Kennedy.
Jul 31 2017Application (17A133) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until September 21, 2017.
Sep 21 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 23, 2017)
Oct 18 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 22, 2017.
Oct 23 2017Brief amicus curiae of American Textile Recycling Service, Inc. filed.
Nov 06 2017Brief of respondent City of Oakland in opposition filed.
Nov 20 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/8/2017.
Nov 20 2017Reply of petitioner Recycle for Change filed. (Distributed)
Dec 11 2017Petition DENIED.
Term Snapshot