Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the February 23 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday at 10 a.m.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Council 31. Amy Howe has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in Ohio v. American Express Co. Beth Farmer has our preview.

Stone v. Montana

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-670 Mont. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Fifth Amendment's protection from double jeopardy attaches when the court accepts a defendant's guilty plea.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Nov 06 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 6, 2017)
Dec 01 2017Motion to extend the time to file a response from December 6, 2017 to January 5, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Dec 07 2017Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including January 5, 2018.
Jan 04 2018Waiver of right of respondent State of Montana to respond filed.
Jan 10 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/16/2018.
Jan 16 2018Response Requested. (Due February 15, 2018)
Feb 15 2018Brief of respondent State of Montana in opposition filed.
Term Snapshot