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Byrd v. Lamb

Petition for certiorari denied on June 21, 2022

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-184 5th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2021

Issue: Whether, under either step of the Abbasi test, line-level federal officers may be sued for violating the Fourth Amendment.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Aug 06 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 9, 2021)
Aug 10 2021Waiver of right of respondent Ray Lamb to respond filed.
Sep 04 2021Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Peter Schuck.
Sep 07 2021Motion of Seth Stoughton for leave to file amicus brief not accepted for filing. (September 07, 2021) (corrected efiling submitted)
Sep 07 2021Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Seth Stoughton.
Sep 09 2021Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by American Civil Liberties Union, et al.
Sep 22 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/8/2021.
Sep 27 2021Response Requested. (Due October 27, 2021)
Sep 29 2021Letter from counsel for respondent granting blanket consent for the filing of amicus curiae briefs received.
Oct 11 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 27, 2021 to November 30, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Oct 12 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including November 30, 2021.
Nov 30 2021Brief of respondent Ray Lamb in opposition filed.
Dec 14 2021Reply of petitioner Kevin Byrd filed. (Distributed)
Dec 15 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/7/2022.
Mar 10 2022Supplemental brief of petitioner Kevin Byrd filed. (Distributed)
Mar 17 2022Supplemental brief of respondent Ray Lamb filed. (Distributed)
Jun 10 2022Second supplemental brief of petitioner Kevin Byrd filed. (Distributed)
Jun 10 2022Second supplemental brief of respondent Ray Lamb filed. (Distributed)
Jun 13 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/16/2022.
Jun 21 2022Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Peter Schuck GRANTED.
Jun 21 2022Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Seth Stoughton GRANTED.
Jun 21 2022Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by American Civil Liberties Union, et al. GRANTED.
Jun 21 2022Petition DENIED.