|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|19-487||7th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2019|
Issue: Whether the Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms requires Illinois to allow qualified nonresidents to apply for an Illinois concealed-carry license.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jul 29 2019||Application (19A123) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from August 11, 2019 to October 10, 2019, submitted to Justice Kavanaugh.|
|Jul 31 2019||Application (19A123) granted by Justice Kavanaugh extending the time to file until October 10, 2019.|
|Oct 10 2019||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 14, 2019)|
|Oct 30 2019||Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 14, 2019 to January 13, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Nov 05 2019||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including January 13, 2020.|
|Nov 14 2019||Brief amici curiae of State of Missouri,et al. filed.|
|Jan 13 2020||Brief of respondents Kwame Raoul, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Jan 24 2020||Reply of petitioners Kevin W. Culp, et al. filed.|
|Jan 29 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/21/2020.|
|Apr 27 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/1/2020.|
|May 11 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/15/2020.|
|May 18 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/21/2020.|
|May 22 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/28/2020.|
|Jun 01 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/4/2020.|
|Jun 08 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/11/2020.|
|Jun 15 2020||Petition DENIED.|
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