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Bowles v. DeSantis

Petition for certiorari denied on August 22, 2019
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-5651 11th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2019

Issue: Whether state officials can bar a death-sentenced individual's 18 U.S.C. Section 3599 counsel from representing him in state clemency proceedings and if not, whether the remedy for the violation is 42 U.S.C Section 1983.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Aug 20 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari and motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed. (Response due September 19, 2019)
Aug 20 2019Application (19A203) for a stay of execution of sentence of death, submitted to Justice Thomas.
Aug 21 2019Brief of respondents Ron DeSantis, Governor of Florida, et al. in opposition filed.
Aug 21 2019Response to application from respondents Ron DeSantis, Governor of Florida, et al. filed.
Aug 21 2019Reply of petitioner Gary Bowles filed.
Aug 22 2019Application (19A203) referred to the Court.
Aug 22 2019Petition DENIED.
Aug 22 2019Application (19A203) denied by the Court.