|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issues: (1) Whether Section 1415(l) of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act requires exhaustion of a non-IDEA claim seeking money damages that are not available under the IDEA; and (2) whether, and in what circumstances, courts should excuse further exhaustion of the IDEA’s administrative proceedings under Section 1415(l) when such proceedings would be futile by virtue of settlement, or otherwise.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Feb 07 2022||Application (21A404) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from February 17, 2022 to April 18, 2022, submitted to Justice Kagan.|
|Feb 09 2022||Application (21A404) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until April 18, 2022.|
|Apr 18 2022||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 23, 2022)|
Today at SCOTUS: The court will issue orders at 9:30 a.m. EDT, followed by opinions starting at 10. You know the drill: We'll be firing up our live blog and breaking it all down. See you there.
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