|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|16-983||3d Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2016|
Issue: Whether, as used in 18 U.S.C. § 921(a)(20)(B), the term “punishable by a term of imprisonment of two years or less” means “capable of being punished by a term of imprisonment of two years or less,” or “subject to a term of imprisonment of two years or less.”
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Feb 6 2017||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 10, 2017)|
|Feb 28 2017||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including April 10, 2017.|
|Apr 10 2017||Brief of respondents Jefferson B. Sessions, III, Attorney General, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Apr 21 2017||Reply of petitioners Daniel Binderup, et al. filed.|
|Apr 25 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 11, 2017.|
|May 15 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 18, 2017.|
|May 22 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 25, 2017.|
|May 30 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 1, 2017.|
|Jun 5 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 8, 2017.|
|Jun 12 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 15, 2017.|
|Jun 19 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 22, 2017.|
|Jun 26 2017||Petition DENIED Justice Ginsburg and Justice Sotomayor would grant the petition for a writ of certiorari.|
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