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Beers v. Barr

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-864 3rd Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the government may permanently deny a mentally healthy, responsible and law-abiding citizen of the United States the opportunity to recover his Second Amendment rights solely because of a long-ago involuntary commitment.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Nov 20 2019Application (19A582) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from December 10, 2019 to February 8, 2020, submitted to Justice Alito.
Nov 25 2019Application (19A582) granted by Justice Alito extending the time to file until January 9, 2020.
Jan 09 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 10, 2020)
Feb 04 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response from February 10, 2020 to March 11, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.
Feb 05 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including March 11, 2020.
 
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