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Alabama Department of Revenue v. CSX Transportation Inc.

Petition for certiorari denied on June 24, 2019

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-447 11th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2018

Issue: Whether, and under what circumstances, a state can justifiably maintain a sales-and-use tax exemption for fuel used by vessels to transport goods interstate without extending the same exemption to rail carriers under 49 U.S.C. ยง 11501(b)(4). CVSG: 05/21/2019.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Aug 27 2018Application (18A235) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from August 29, 2018 to October 8, 2018, submitted to Justice Thomas.
Sep 07 2018Application (18A235) granted by Justice Thomas extending the time to file until October 8, 2018.
Oct 05 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 9, 2018)
Oct 23 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 9, 2018 to December 7, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Oct 24 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 7, 2018.
Nov 08 2018Brief amicus curiae of Multistate Tax Commission filed.
Dec 06 2018Brief of respondent CSX Transportation, Inc. in opposition filed.
Dec 19 2018Reply of petitioner Alabama Department of Revenue, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Dec 26 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/11/2019.
Jan 14 2019The Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States.
May 21 2019Brief amicus curiae of United States filed. VIDED.
Jun 03 2019Supplemental brief of petitioners Alabama Department of Revenue, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jun 04 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/20/2019.
Jun 24 2019Petition DENIED.