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Rynearson v. Lands

Petition for certiorari denied on March 21, 2016
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
15-168 5th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2015

Issue: Whether border patrol agents have fair warning that, in the absence of reasonable suspicion of criminal activity, the Fourth Amendment prohibits unrelated inquiries that measurably extend the duration of an internal immigration checkpoint detention beyond the few minutes a reasonably diligent agent would need for an immigration inquiry.

DateProceedings and Orders
Jul 15 2015Application (15A77) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from August 2, 2015 to September 2, 2015, submitted to Justice Scalia.
Jul 21 2015Application (15A77) denied by Justice Scalia.
Aug 3 2015Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 8, 2015)
Sep 8 2015Brief amici curiae of Texas Civil Rights Project, et al. filed.
Sep 8 2015Waiver of right of respondents Justin K. Lands, Border Patrol Agent, et al. to respond filed.
Sep 16 2015DISTRIBUTED for Conference of October 9, 2015.
Sep 23 2015Response Requested . (Due October 23, 2015)
Oct 14 2015Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 23, 2015.
Nov 20 2015Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including January 7, 2016.
Dec 21 2015Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including February 11, 2016.
Feb 11 2016Brief of respondents Justin K. Lands, Border Patrol Agent, et al. in opposition filed.
Mar 2 2016DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 18, 2016.
Mar 2 2016Reply of petitioner Richard Rynearson filed. (Distributed)
Mar 21 2016Petition DENIED.
 
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