Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the March 24 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday, March 28 and Wednesday, March 29.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in Advocate Health Care Network v. Stapleton. Ronald Mann has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC. Ronald Mann has our preview.

Taylor v. Maryland

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
16-467 Md. Ct. App. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Under the exception to the warrant requirement announced in Arizona v. Gant, permitting a vehicular search incident to a recent occupant's arrest “when it is reasonable to believe evidence relevant to the crime of arrest might be found in the vehicle,” what quantum of particularized suspicion is required by the Fourth Amendment to justify the search; and (2) whether the unquantified experience of the arresting officer, alone, may supply the necessary particularized suspicion to justify the vehicular search.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Oct 6 2016Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 10, 2016)
Nov 30 2016DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 6, 2017.
Dec 6 2016Response Requested . (Due January 5, 2017)
Dec 20 2016Order extending time to file response to petition to and including February 24, 2017.
Feb 24 2017Brief of respondent Maryland in opposition filed.
Mar 6 2017Reply of petitioner Efrain Taylor filed.
Mar 8 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 24, 2017.
Term Snapshot