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Donziger v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-274 2nd Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether Federal Rule of Criminal Procedure 42(a)(2) authorizes judicial appointments of inferior executive officers; and (2) if so, whether such appointments violate the appointments clause in Article II, Section 2 of the Constitution.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Sep 20 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 24, 2022)
Sep 29 2022Waiver of right of respondent United States to respond filed.
Oct 05 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/28/2022.
Oct 17 2022Response Requested. (Due November 16, 2022)
Nov 09 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 16, 2022 to December 16, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Nov 10 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 16, 2022.
Nov 16 2022Brief amicus curiae of Professor Jennifer L. Mascott filed.