|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.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jul 30 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 2, 2021)|
|Aug 09 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 2, 2021 to October 4, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Aug 10 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including October 4, 2021.|
|Aug 30 2021||Brief amicus curiae of Independent Women's Law Center filed.|
|Aug 31 2021||Brief amicus curiae of National Border Patrol Council filed.|
|Sep 02 2021||Brief amicus curiae of Immigration Reform Law Institute filed.|
|Oct 04 2021||Motion for leave to file a brief in opposition under seal with redacted copies for the public record filed by respondent Robert Boule.|
|Oct 04 2021||Brief of respondent Robert Boule in opposition filed.|
|Oct 12 2021||Waiver of the 14-day waiting period under Rule 15.5 filed.|
|Oct 12 2021||Reply of petitioner Erik Egbert filed. (Distributed)|
|Oct 13 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/29/2021.|
|Nov 01 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/5/2021.|
|Nov 05 2021||Motion for leave to file a brief in opposition under seal with redacted copies for the public record GRANTED.|
|Nov 05 2021||Petition GRANTED limited to Questions 1 and 2 presented by the petition.|
A majority of the Supreme Court seems inclined to uphold Mississippi's 15-week abortion law, but the six conservative justices appear divided about whether to entirely overrule Roe v. Wade. @AHoweBlogger's first take from this morning's argument:
Majority of court appears poised to uphold Mississippi’s ban on most abortions after 15 weeks - SCOTUSblog
It has been nearly 30 years since the Supreme Court’s decision in Planned Parenthood v. Casey, which reaffirme...
Starting momentarily: Oral argument in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a case involving Mississippi’s attempt to ban nearly all abortions after 15 weeks. The state has asked the court to overturn Roe v. Wade. We’ll be live-tweeting the argument here in this thread.
Twenty minutes before the start of oral argument, here’s the scene outside the Supreme Court.
Photos by @katieleebarlow.
TODAY AT SCOTUS: The case that could determine the future of abortion in America. Oral argument begins at 10 a.m. EST. We'll be live-tweeting the full argument. You can also listen live here: https://www.supremecourt.gov/oral_arguments/live.aspx.
Here's our preview from @AHoweBlogger: https://www.scotusblog.com/2021/11/roe-v-wade-hangs-in-balance-as-reshaped-court-prepares-to-hear-biggest-abortion-case-in-decades/
Our cross-platform coverage of Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization includes, of course, TikTok. Follow us there if you don't already! And tune in for @katieleebarlow's live dispatch from outside the court tomorrow morning at 9:30 a.m. EST.
SCOTUS was inundated with "friend of the court" briefs -- more than 140 of them -- in the abortion case being heard tomorrow. We reviewed them all. Here's a guide to the many arguments being pushed by academics, politicians, & interest groups in the case.
We read all the amicus briefs in Dobbs so you don’t have to - SCOTUSblog
More than 140 amicus briefs were filed in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the potentially momentou...