Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

The Supreme Court will release orders from the May 24 conference on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions at 10 a.m. We will live-blog at this link.

Tyler v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-5410 3d Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Supreme Court should overrule the “separate sovereigns” exception to the double jeopardy clause.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Apr 27 2017Application (16A1084) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from May 28, 2017 to July 27, 2017, submitted to Justice Sotomayor. (Justice Alito is recused.)
May 10 2017Application (16A1084) granted by Justice Sotomayor extending the time to file until July 27, 2017.
Jul 27 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari and motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed. (Response due August 28, 2017)
Aug 04 2017Waiver of right of respondent United States to respond filed.
Aug 15 2017Brief amicus curiae of Law Professors filed. (Distributed)
Aug 17 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/25/2017.
Aug 22 2017Response Requested. (Due September 21, 2017)
Aug 28 2017Brief amici curiae of Constitutional Accountability Center, et al. filed.
Sep 15 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including October 23, 2017.
Sep 21 2017Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed.
Oct 19 2017Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including November 22, 2017.
Nov 22 2017Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed.
Dec 06 2017Reply of petitioner WillieTyler filed.
Dec 07 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/5/2018.
Jan 03 2018Rescheduled.
Mar 21 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/13/2018.
Apr 16 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/20/2018.
Apr 23 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/27/2018.
May 07 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/10/2018.
May 14 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/17/2018.
May 21 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/24/2018.
Term Snapshot