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Chiaverini v. City of Napoleon, Ohio

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
23-50 6th Cir. Apr 15, 2024
TBD TBD TBD OT 2023

Issue: Whether Fourth Amendment malicious-prosecution claims are governed by the charge-specific rule, under which a malicious prosecution claim can proceed as to a baseless criminal charge even if other charges brought alongside the baseless charge are supported by probable cause, or by the “any-crime” rule, under which probable cause for even one charge defeats a plaintiff’s malicious-prosecution claims as to every other charge, including those lacking probable cause.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Apr 21 2023Application (22A935) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from May 16, 2023 to July 14, 2023, submitted to Justice Kavanaugh.
Apr 26 2023Application (22A935) granted by Justice Kavanaugh extending the time to file until July 14, 2023.
Jul 14 2023Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 21, 2023)
Jul 25 2023Brief amicus curiae of Institute for Justice filed.
Aug 02 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response from August 21, 2023 to September 20, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.
Aug 07 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including September 20, 2023.
Sep 06 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 20, 2023 to October 20, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.
Sep 07 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including October 20, 2023.
Oct 20 2023Brief of respondents Napoleon, OH, et al. in opposition filed.
Nov 08 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/1/2023.
Nov 08 2023Reply of petitioners Jascha Chiaverini, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Dec 01 2023Rescheduled.
Dec 01 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/8/2023.
Dec 13 2023Petition GRANTED.
Jan 04 2024Motion for an extension of time to file the briefs on the merits filed.
Jan 04 2024Motion to extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is extended to and including January 31, 2024. The time to file respondents' brief on the merits is extended to and including March 5, 2024.
Jan 31 2024Brief of petitioners Jascha Chiaverini, et al. filed.
Jan 31 2024Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed)
Feb 07 2024Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.
Feb 07 2024Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed.
Feb 07 2024Brief amicus curiae of The Cato Institute filed.
Feb 07 2024Brief amicus curiae of Constitutional Accountability Center filed.
Feb 07 2024Brief amicus curiae of Institute for Justice filed.
Feb 07 2024Brief amicus curiae of National Police Accountability Project filed.
Feb 16 2024SET FOR ARGUMENT on Monday, April 15, 2024.
Feb 16 2024Record requested from the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
Feb 21 2024Record received electronically from the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and available with the Clerk.
Mar 05 2024Brief of respondents Napoleon, OH, et al. filed.
Mar 06 2024Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument filed.
Mar 12 2024Brief amici curiae of States of Iowa, et al. filed.
Mar 12 2024Brief amici curiae of Local Government Legal Center, et al. filed.
Mar 18 2024Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument GRANTED.
Mar 20 2024CIRCULATED
Apr 04 2024Reply of petitioner Jascha Chiaverini, et al. filed. (Distributed)