Reyes v. Sessions

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-241 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit erred in deferring to the Board of Immigration Appeals' interpretation of the term “particular social group” from the Immigration and Nationality Act under Chevron U.S.A., Inc. v. Natural Resources Defense Council.

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DateProceedings and Orders
Jun 16 2017Application (16A1257) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from June 27, 2017 to August 11, 2017, submitted to Justice Kennedy.
Jun 26 2017Application (16A1257) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until August 11, 2017.
Aug 11 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 14, 2017)
Sep 14 2017Waiver of right of respondent Sessions, Jefferson B. to respond filed.
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