|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|20-1668||10th Cir.||Not Argued||Oct 18, 2021||N/A||Per Curiam||OT 2021|
Holding: Officers Girdner and Vick are entitled to qualified immunity in this excessive force action brought under 42 U.S.C. § 1983; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit’s contrary holding is not based on a single precedent finding a Fourth Amendment violation under similar circumstances.
Judgment: Reversed in a per curiam opinion on October 18, 2021.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|May 27 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 1, 2021)|
|Jun 17 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 1, 2021 to July 15, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Jun 17 2021||Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by National Sheriffs' Association.|
|Jun 22 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including July 15, 2021.|
|Jun 30 2021||Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by National Police Association.|
|Jun 30 2021||Amicus brief of National Fraternal Order of Police not accepted for filing. (July 02, 2021)|
|Jun 30 2021||Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by National Fraternal Order of Police.|
|Jul 15 2021||Brief of respondent Austin P. Bond in opposition filed.|
|Aug 04 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/27/2021.|
|Aug 04 2021||Reply of petitioners City of Tahlequah, Oklahoma, et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Aug 23 2021||Record Requested.|
|Aug 25 2021||Record received from the U.S.C.A. 10th Circuit (flash drive).|
|Aug 31 2021||Record received from the U.S.D.C. for the Eastern District of Oklahoma. The record is available on PACER.|
|Sep 08 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/27/2021.|
|Oct 04 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/8/2021.|
|Oct 12 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/15/2021.|
|Oct 18 2021||Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by National Sheriffs' Association GRANTED.|
|Oct 18 2021||Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by National Police Association GRANTED.|
|Oct 18 2021||Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by National Fraternal Order of Police GRANTED.|
|Oct 18 2021||Petition GRANTED. Judgment REVERSED. Opinion per curiam. (Detached Opinion)|
|Nov 19 2021||JUDGMENT ISSUED.|
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