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Sveen v. Melin

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-1432 8th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD OT 2017

Issue: Whether the application of a revocation-upon-divorce statute to a contract signed before the statute's enactment violates the contracts clause.

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DateProceedings and Orders
Jun 01 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 3, 2017)
Jun 05 2017Waiver of right of respondent Kaye Melin to respond filed.
Jul 19 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 25, 2017.
Aug 01 2017Response Requested. (Due August 31, 2017)
Aug 16 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including September 29, 2017.
Sep 29 2017Brief of respondent Kaye Melin in opposition filed.
Oct 06 2017Reply of petitioners Ashley Sveen, et al. filed.
Oct 18 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/3/2017.
Oct 23 2017Rescheduled.
Nov 20 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/8/2017.
Dec 08 2017Petition GRANTED.
Dec 18 2017Letter from counsel for petitioners regarding case caption filed.
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