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Egbert v. Boule

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-147 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD OT 2021

Issues: (1) Whether a cause of action exists under Bivens v. Six Unknown Named Agents of Federal Bureau of Narcotics for First Amendment retaliation claims; and (2) whether a cause of action exists under Bivens for claims against federal officers engaged in immigration-related functions for allegedly violating a plaintiff’s Fourth Amendment rights.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jul 30 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 2, 2021)
Aug 09 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 2, 2021 to October 4, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Aug 10 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including October 4, 2021.
Aug 30 2021Brief amicus curiae of Independent Women's Law Center filed.
Aug 31 2021Brief amicus curiae of National Border Patrol Council filed.
Sep 02 2021Brief amicus curiae of Immigration Reform Law Institute filed.
Oct 04 2021Motion for leave to file a brief in opposition under seal with redacted copies for the public record filed by respondent Robert Boule.
Oct 04 2021Brief of respondent Robert Boule in opposition filed.
Oct 12 2021Waiver of the 14-day waiting period under Rule 15.5 filed.
Oct 12 2021Reply of petitioner Erik Egbert filed. (Distributed)
Oct 13 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/29/2021.
Nov 01 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/5/2021.
Nov 05 2021Motion for leave to file a brief in opposition under seal with redacted copies for the public record GRANTED.
Nov 05 2021Petition GRANTED limited to Questions 1 and 2 presented by the petition.