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Smith v. Berryhill

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-1606 6th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the decision of the Appeals Council—the administrative body that hears a claimant’s appeal of an adverse decision of an administrative law judge regarding a disability benefit claim—to reject a disability claim on the ground that the claimant’s appeal was untimely is a “final decision” subject to judicial review under Section 405(g) of the Social Security Act, 42 U.S.C. § 405(g).

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Apr 13 2018Application (17A1121) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from April 26, 2018 to May 25, 2018, submitted to Justice Kagan.
Apr 19 2018Application (17A1121) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until May 25, 2018.
May 25 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due June 28, 2018)
Jun 21 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from June 28, 2018 to July 30, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Jun 22 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including July 30, 2018.
Jul 11 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 30, 2018 to September 7, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Jul 12 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including September 7, 2018.
Sep 04 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 7, 2018 to September 21, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Sep 05 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including September 21, 2018.
 
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