Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Wednesday the court hears oral argument in Trump v. Hawaii. Amy Howe has our preview.

Rowan County, North Carolina v. Lund

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-565 4th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether legislative prayer delivered by legislators comports with the Supreme Court's decisions in Town of Greece v. Galloway and Marsh v. Chambers as the en banc U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit has held, or does not, as the en banc U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit has held.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Oct 12 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 15, 2017)
Oct 26 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including December 15, 2017, for all respondents.
Oct 27 2017Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Rowan County, North Carolina
Nov 10 2017Brief amicus curiae of American Center for Law and Justice filed.
Nov 13 2017Brief amicus curiae of International Municipal Lawyers Association filed.
Nov 15 2017Brief amici curiae of Members of Congress filed.
Nov 15 2017Brief amicus curiae of Pittsylvania County, Virginia filed.
Nov 15 2017Brief amici curiae of 103 State Legislators filed.
Nov 15 2017Brief amici curiae of State of West Virginia and 20 other States, et al. filed.
Dec 15 2017Brief of respondents Nancy Lund, et al. in opposition filed.
Dec 29 2017Reply of petitioner Rowan County, North Carolina filed.
Jan 03 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/19/2018.
Jan 18 2018Rescheduled.
Feb 05 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/16/2018.
Feb 14 2018Rescheduled.
Feb 15 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/2/2018.
Mar 01 2018Rescheduled.
Mar 12 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/16/2018.
Mar 15 2018Rescheduled.
Mar 19 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/23/2018.
Mar 22 2018Rescheduled.
Mar 26 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/29/2018.
Mar 28 2018Rescheduled.
Apr 09 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/13/2018.
Apr 12 2018Rescheduled.
Apr 16 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/20/2018.
Apr 18 2018Rescheduled.
Apr 23 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/27/2018.
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