|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|21-26||9th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2021|
Issue: Whether preemption under the Medical Device Amendments to the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act supports Rule 12(b)(6) dismissal of state common law claims alleging failure to warn by virtue of inaccurate post-approval, post-sale public reporting of adverse events, and claims alleging defective manufacture of medical devices.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jul 06 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 9, 2021)|
|Jul 20 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from August 9, 2021 to September 8, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Jul 21 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including September 8, 2021.|
|Aug 26 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 8, 2021 to October 8, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Aug 27 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including October 8, 2021.|
|Oct 08 2021||Brief of respondent Mentor Worldwide LLC in opposition filed.|
|Oct 27 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/12/2021.|
|Nov 15 2021||Petition DENIED. Justice Alito took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.|
A majority of the Supreme Court seems inclined to uphold Mississippi's 15-week abortion law, but the six conservative justices appear divided about whether to entirely overrule Roe v. Wade. @AHoweBlogger's first take from this morning's argument:
Majority of court appears poised to uphold Mississippi’s ban on most abortions after 15 weeks - SCOTUSblog
It has been nearly 30 years since the Supreme Court’s decision in Planned Parenthood v. Casey, which reaffirme...
Starting momentarily: Oral argument in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a case involving Mississippi’s attempt to ban nearly all abortions after 15 weeks. The state has asked the court to overturn Roe v. Wade. We’ll be live-tweeting the argument here in this thread.
Twenty minutes before the start of oral argument, here’s the scene outside the Supreme Court.
Photos by @katieleebarlow.
TODAY AT SCOTUS: The case that could determine the future of abortion in America. Oral argument begins at 10 a.m. EST. We'll be live-tweeting the full argument. You can also listen live here: https://www.supremecourt.gov/oral_arguments/live.aspx.
Here's our preview from @AHoweBlogger: https://www.scotusblog.com/2021/11/roe-v-wade-hangs-in-balance-as-reshaped-court-prepares-to-hear-biggest-abortion-case-in-decades/
Our cross-platform coverage of Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization includes, of course, TikTok. Follow us there if you don't already! And tune in for @katieleebarlow's live dispatch from outside the court tomorrow morning at 9:30 a.m. EST.
SCOTUS was inundated with "friend of the court" briefs -- more than 140 of them -- in the abortion case being heard tomorrow. We reviewed them all. Here's a guide to the many arguments being pushed by academics, politicians, & interest groups in the case.
We read all the amicus briefs in Dobbs so you don’t have to - SCOTUSblog
More than 140 amicus briefs were filed in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the potentially momentou...