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Fitisemanu v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-1394 10th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether persons born in United States territories are entitled to birthright citizenship under the 14th Amendment’s citizenship clause, including whether the Insular Cases should be overruled.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 09 2022Application (21A494) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from March 27, 2022 to April 27, 2022, submitted to Justice Gorsuch.
Mar 10 2022Application (21A494) granted by Justice Gorsuch extending the time to file until April 27, 2022.
Apr 11 2022Application (21A494) to extend further the time from April 27, 2022 to May 26, 2022, submitted to Justice Gorsuch.
Apr 18 2022Application (21A494) denied by Justice Gorsuch.
Apr 27 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 31, 2022)
May 12 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 31, 2022 to June 30, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
May 13 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including June 30, 2022.