Witman v. PennsylvaniaPetition for certiorari denied on June 23, 2014
|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issue: Whether Miller v. Alabama established a categorical ban on imposing a type of punishment – a mandatory sentence of life imprisonment without the possibility of parole – on a class of individuals – juvenile offenders – and therefore stated a substantive rule that should be applied retroactively.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders|
|Apr 16 2014||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 19, 2014)|
|May 19 2014||Brief of respondent Pennsylvania in opposition filed.|
|Jun 3 2014||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 19, 2014.|
|Jun 23 2014||Petition DENIED.|