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Fort Bend County, Texas v. Davis

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-525 5th Cir. Apr 22, 2019

Issue: Whether Title VII’s administrative-exhaustion requirement is a jurisdictional prerequisite to suit, as three circuits have held, or a waivable claim-processing rule, as eight circuits have held.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Oct 18 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 19, 2018)
Nov 12 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 19, 2018 to December 19, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Nov 14 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 19, 2018.
Dec 19 2018Brief of respondent Lois Davis in opposition filed.
Dec 21 2018Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period under Rule 15.5 filed.
Dec 26 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/11/2019.
Dec 26 2018Reply of petitioner Fort Bend County filed. (Distributed)
Jan 11 2019Petition GRANTED.
Jan 29 2019Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Lois Davis.
Feb 04 2019Consent to the filing of amicus briefs received from counsel for Fort Bend County submitted.
Feb 11 2019SET FOR ARGUMENT on Monday, April 22, 2019
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