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Timbs v. Indiana

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-1091 Ind. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Eighth Amendment’s excessive fines clause is incorporated against the states under the Fourteenth Amendment.

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DateProceedings and Orders
Jan 31 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 5, 2018)
Feb 06 2018Blanket Consent filed by Petitioners, Tyson Timbs, et al. and Respondent Indiana.
Feb 22 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 5, 2018 to May 4, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Feb 22 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including May 4, 2018.
Mar 05 2018Brief amicus curiae of The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America filed.
Mar 05 2018Brief amicus curiae of Constitutional Accountability Center filed.
Mar 05 2018Brief amici curiae of The Southern Poverty Law Center and The Cato Institute filed.
Mar 05 2018Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed.
Mar 05 2018Brief amici curiae of Professors filed.
May 04 2018Brief of respondent State of Indiana in opposition filed.
May 16 2018Reply of petitioners Tyson Timbs, et al. filed.
 
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