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Box v. Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky Inc.

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-816 7th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether an abortion clinic may assert third-party standing on behalf of its hypothetical minor patients to challenge a statute requiring parental notice before abortion; and (2) whether Indiana may, consistent with the 14th Amendment, generally require lawyers for unemancipated minors to notify parents of court-authorized abortions, subject to judicial bypass upon a finding that such notice would be against the minor’s best interests.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Dec 27 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 27, 2020)
Jan 13 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 27, 2020 to February 26, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.
Jan 15 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including February 26, 2020.
Jan 27 2020Brief amicus curiae of Americans United for Life filed.
Jan 27 2020Brief amici curiae of Kentucky, et al. filed.
Jan 27 2020Brief amici curiae of Priests for Life and Rachel's Vineyard filed.
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