|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|18-351||11th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2018|
Issues: (1) Whether plaintiffs have standing to sue under the Establishment Clause when their only alleged injury consists of the feelings of “offense” produced by observing a passive religious display; and (2) whether, under Town of Greece v. Galloway, passive religious displays with a long historical pedigree must be torn down because of claims that they have the purpose or effect of endorsing religion.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Sep 17 2018||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 18, 2018)|
|Sep 17 2018||Motion to expedite consideration of the petition for a writ of certiorari filed by petitioners.|
|Sep 19 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/5/2018.|
|Sep 21 2018||Response of Amanda Kondrat'yev, et al. to motion not accepted for filing. (September 21, 2018) (Corrected response to be filed)|
|Sep 21 2018||Response to motion to expedite consideration of the petition for a writ of certiorari from respondents Amanda Kondrat'yev, et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Sep 24 2018||Reply in support of motion to expedite consideration of the petition for a writ of certiorari filed by petitioners. (Distributed)|
|Sep 24 2018||Brief amici curiae of The Jewish Coalition for Religious Liberty, et al. filed.|
|Oct 04 2018||Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 18, 2018 to December 17, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Oct 04 2018||Response to motion to extend the time to file a response from petitioners filed.|
|Oct 05 2018||Supplemental letter from counsel for petitioners in response to motion filed.|
|Oct 09 2018||Motion to expedite consideration filed by petitioners DENIED. Justice Kavanaugh took no part in the consideration or decision of this motion.|
|Oct 10 2018||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted in part and the time is extended to and including November 19, 2018.|
|Oct 18 2018||Brief amicus curiae of International Municipal Lawyers Association filed.|
|Oct 18 2018||Brief amicus curiae of Foundation for Moral Law filed.|
|Oct 18 2018||Brief amicus curiae of Junior Chamber International (JCI) Florida filed.|
|Oct 18 2018||Brief amici curiae of Alabama and 12 additional States filed.|
|Nov 14 2018||Waiver of the 14-day waiting period under Rule 14.5 filed by petitioners.|
|Nov 19 2018||Brief of respondents Amanda Kondrat'yev, et al. in opposition filed. (Distributed)|
|Nov 20 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/7/2018.|
|Nov 21 2018||Reply of petitioners City of Pensacola, Florida, et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Nov 26 2018||Letter of respondents Amanda Kondrat'yev, et al. received. (Distributed)|
|Jun 26 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/27/2019.|
|Jun 28 2019||Petition GRANTED. Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED for further consideration in light of American Legion v. American Humanist Assn., 588 U. S. ___ (2019).|
|Jul 30 2019||JUDGMENT ISSUED.|
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