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Deveraux v. Montana

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-418 Mont. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether a trial court commits structural error, requiring automatic reversal under the Sixth Amendment, when it seats a biased juror after erroneously denying a for-cause challenge to that juror.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Sep 16 2022Application (22A243) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from October 3, 2022 to November 2, 2022, submitted to Justice Kagan.
Sep 20 2022Application (22A243) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until November 2, 2022.
Nov 02 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 5, 2022)
Nov 29 2022Waiver of right of respondent State of Montana to respond filed.