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City of Austin, Texas v. Reagan National Advertising of Texas Inc.

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-1029 5th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Austin city code’s distinction between on-premise signs, which may be digitized, and off-premise signs, which may not, is a facially unconstitutional content-based regulation under Reed v. Town of Gilbert.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jan 20 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 1, 2021)
Feb 08 2021Brief amici curiae of International Municipal Lawyers Association, et al. filed.
Feb 25 2021Waiver of right of respondent Reagan National Advertising of Austin, Inc. to respond filed.
Mar 01 2021Brief amici curiae of Chambers of Commerce, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Mar 03 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/19/2021.
Mar 12 2021Response Requested. (Due April 12, 2021)
Mar 17 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 12, 2021 to May 12, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Mar 23 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including May 12, 2021.
May 12 2021Brief of respondents Reagan National Advertising of Texas, Incorporated, et al. in opposition filed.
May 26 2021Reply of City of Austin not accepted for filing. (May 28, 2021) (Corrected version submitted)
May 26 2021Reply of petitioner City of Austin filed.
Jun 01 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/17/2021.