|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issues: (1) Whether the Department of Health and Human Services' rule, which prohibits Title X projects from providing referrals for abortion as a method of family planning, falls within the agency’s statutory authority; and (2) whether the rule is the product of reasoned decisionmaking.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Oct 07 2020||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 9, 2020)|
|Oct 30 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 9, 2020 to December 9, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Nov 02 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 9, 2020.|
|Nov 03 2020||Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Alex M. Azar, et al.|
|Nov 03 2020||Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Mayor and City Council of Baltimore|
|Nov 09 2020||Brief amici curiae of American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians & Gynecologists, et al. filed.|
|Dec 05 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from December 9, 2020 to February 5, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Dec 07 2020||Petitioners response to motion for further extension of time to file a response filed.|
|Dec 08 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted in part; the time is further extended to and including December 14, 2020.|
|Dec 08 2020||Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period for the distribution of the petition for a writ of certiorari pursuant to Rule 15.5. filed.|
|Dec 14 2020||Brief of respondent Mayor and City Council of Baltimore in opposition filed.|
|Dec 23 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/8/2021.|
|Dec 23 2020||Reply of petitioners Alex M. Azar, et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Jan 19 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/22/2021.|
The Supreme Court got rid of several cases this morning -- in one fell swoop. Read @AHoweBlogger's latest coverage of the emoluments cases, spiritual advisers at Texas executions, Texas abortion policies, COVID restrictions, and NY political corruption.
Justices vacate rulings on Trump and emoluments - SCOTUSblog
The Supreme Court on Monday morning released orders from the justices’ private conference on Friday, Jan. 22. The justices once again did not ac...
In this morning's orders list, SCOTUS took no action on pending cert petitions involving:
- Mississippi's near-ban on abortions after 15 weeks,
- a Trump rule banning Title X clinics from providing abortion referrals,
- the Trump administration's "public charge" immigration rule.
No real opinions today. The Supreme Court dismissed cert as "improvidently granted" in Henry Schein Inc. v. Archer and White Sales Inc.—a case about arbitration agreements.
That's all for today, folks.
The Supreme Court does not add any cases to its docket. It sends the Trump emoluments case back to the lower court with instructions to dismiss as moot.
Here is the orders list. https://www.supremecourt.gov/orders/courtorders/012521zor_3f14.pdf
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