|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issue: Whether the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit’s “right to control” theory of fraud — which treats the deprivation of complete and accurate information bearing on a person’s economic decision as a species of property fraud — states a valid basis for liability under the federal wire fraud statute.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jan 07 2022||Application (21A298) granted by Justice Sotomayor extending the time to file until March 1, 2022.|
|Feb 18 2022||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 28, 2022)|
|Mar 23 2022||Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 28, 2022 to April 27, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Mar 24 2022||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 27, 2022.|
|Mar 24 2022||Brief amicus curiae of New York Council of Defense Lawyers filed. VIDED.|
|Apr 05 2022||Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 27, 2022 to May 24, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Apr 07 2022||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including May 24, 2022.|
Today at SCOTUS: The court will issue orders at 9:30 a.m. EDT, followed by opinions starting at 10. You know the drill: We'll be firing up our live blog and breaking it all down. See you there.
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