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.

United States v. Jackson

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-651 7th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the definition of the term “crime of violence” in 18 U.S.C. § 924(c)(3)(B) is unconstitutionally vague.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders
Nov 02 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 4, 2017)
Dec 20 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/5/2018.
Dec 22 2017Response Requested. (Due January 22, 2018)
Jan 22 2018Brief of respondent Douglas D. Jackson in opposition filed.
Feb 07 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/23/2018.
Feb 07 2018Reply of petitioner United States filed. (Distributed)
Term Snapshot