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Cunningham v. McGuire

Petition for certiorari denied on January 13, 2020
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-583 1st Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2019

Disclosure: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among the counsel to the petitioner in this case.

Issue: Whether Section 3730(b)(5) of the False Claims Act is a jurisdictional provision that permits courts to consider all the “facts underlying the pending action” to determine its application.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Aug 16 2019Application (19A189) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from August 29, 2019 to September 27, 2019, submitted to Justice Breyer.
Aug 20 2019Application (19A189) granted by Justice Breyer extending the time to file until September 27, 2019.
Sep 12 2019Application (19A189) to extend further the time from September 27, 2019 to October 25, 2019, submitted to Justice Breyer.
Sep 13 2019Application (19A189) granted by Justice Breyer extending the time to file until October 25, 2019.
Oct 25 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 5, 2019)
Dec 05 2019Brief of respondent Mark McGuire in opposition filed.
Dec 23 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/10/2020.
Dec 23 2019Reply of petitioners Estate of Robert Cunningham, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jan 13 2020Petition DENIED.
 
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