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Folajtar v. Barr

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-812 3rd Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether 18 U.S.C. § 922(g)(1), which permanently prohibits nearly all felons—even those convicted of nonviolent crimes—from possessing firearms for self-defense, violates the Second Amendment, as applied to an individual convicted of willfully making a materially false statement on her tax returns.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Dec 11 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 14, 2021)
Dec 29 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 14, 2021 to February 15, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Dec 31 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including February 16, 2021. See Rule 30.1.
Jan 12 2021Brief amici curiae of Firearms Policy Foundation, California Gun Rights Foundation, Second Amendment Foundation, and Madison Society Foundation filed.
Jan 14 2021Brief amicus curiae of The American Constitutional Rights Union filed.
Jan 14 2021Brief amici curiae of The Cato Institute filed.
Jan 14 2021Brief amicus curiae of Mountain States Legal Foundation's Center to Keep and Bear Arms filed.
Jan 21 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from February 16, 2021 to March 17, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Jan 22 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including March 17, 2021.