|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issues: (1) Whether Feres v. United States, which held that the Federal Tort Claims Act broadly precludes claims for injuries “incident to service,” was wrongly decided and should be overruled; and (2) whether, alternatively, Feres should be limited so as not to bar tort claims brought by servicemembers injured by violations of military regulations, during recreational activities or while attending a service academy.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Oct 26 2020||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 30, 2020)|
|Nov 30 2020||Waiver of right of respondent United States to respond filed.|
|Nov 30 2020||Brief amici curiae of Federal Courts and Constitutional Law Professors filed.|
|Nov 30 2020||Brief amici curiae of Constitutional Accountability Center and The Rutherford Institute filed. (Distributed)|
|Nov 30 2020||Brief amici curiae of Protect Our Defenders, et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Nov 30 2020||Brief amici curiae of Graduates of U.S. Service Academies filed. (Distributed)|
|Nov 30 2020||Brief amici curiae of National Veterans Legal Services Program and Paralyzed Veterans of America filed. (Distributed)|
|Dec 02 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/8/2021.|
|Dec 07 2020||Response Requested. (Due January 6, 2021)|
|Dec 28 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 6, 2021 to February 5, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Dec 29 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including February 5, 2021.|
Wait wut.. RBG ghost-wrote the equal protection bits of Obergefell?!
And I learned this on @SCOTUSblog’s TikTok?! https://www.tiktok.com/@scotusblog/video/6922179577724931333
"This is not our first commission rodeo” says Levy. 😉
Love this write up of the @BrookingsInst's panel yesterday with @Susan_Hennessey, @danepps,@cdkang76, and @mollyereynolds.
Thanks, @SCOTUSblog and Kalvis Golde!
Spilling SCOTUS tea on TikTok today. Well, actually, @eskridgebill spilled the tea, we just tok’d about it. 🍵
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