Royal v. Murphy

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Issue: Whether the 1866 territorial boundaries of the Creek Nation within the former Indian Territory of eastern Oklahoma constitute an “Indian reservation” today under 18 U.S.C. § 1151(a).

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DateProceedings and Orders
Feb 06 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 9, 2018)
Feb 26 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 9, 2018 to April 9, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Feb 28 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 9, 2018.
Mar 09 2018Brief amici curiae of Environmental Federation of Oklahoma, Inc., et al. filed.
Mar 09 2018Brief amicus curiae of Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association filed.
Mar 09 2018Brief amicus curiae of United States of America filed.
Apr 09 2018Brief of respondent Patrick Dwayne Murphy in opposition filed.
Apr 23 2018Reply of petitioner Terry Royal, Warden filed.
Apr 24 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/10/2018.
May 14 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/17/2018.
May 21 2018Petition GRANTED. Justice Gorsuch took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.
May 23 2018Motion of Terry Royal, Warden for an extension of time not accepted for filing. (June 20, 2018)
Jun 20 2018Motion to extend the time to file the joint appendix and the opening briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended and including July 23, 2018. The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including September 7, 2018.
Jun 20 2018Motion for an extension of time filed.
Jul 23 2018Brief of petitioner Mike Carpenter, Interim Warden filed.
Jul 23 2018Joint appendix (2 volumes) filed.
Jul 25 2018Letter of July 23, 2018, received from counsel for the petitioner.
Jul 30 2018Brief amici curiae of International Municipal Lawyers Association, et al. filed.
Jul 30 2018Brief amicus curiae of Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association filed.
Jul 30 2018Brief amici curiae of Oklahoma Sheriffs’ Association, et al. filed.
Jul 30 2018Brief amici curiae of States of Nebraska, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Montana, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wyoming, and Paul R. LePage, Governor of Maine filed.
Jul 30 2018Brief amici curiae of Environmental Federation of Oklahoma, Inc., et al. filed.
Jul 30 2018Brief amicus curiae of United States of America filed.
Aug 27 2018Motion for a further extension of time filed.
Aug 27 2018Response of Mike Carpenter, Interim Warden to motion not accepted for filing. (To be resubmitted - August 29, 2018)
Aug 27 2018Response to motion from petitioner Mike Carpenter, Interim Warden filed.
Aug 29 2018Motion for a further extension of time to file respondent's brief on the merits granted in part, and the time is extended to and including September 19, 2018.
Sep 19 2018Brief of Patrick Dwayne Murphy submitted.

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