|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|18-525||5th Cir.||Apr 22, 2019||Jun 2, 2019||9-0||Ginsburg||OT 2018|
Holding: The charge-filing precondition to suit set out in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 is not a jurisdictional requirement.
Judgment: Affirmed, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice Ginsburg on June 2, 2019.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Oct 18 2018||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 19, 2018)|
|Nov 12 2018||Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 19, 2018 to December 19, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Nov 14 2018||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 19, 2018.|
|Dec 19 2018||Brief of respondent Lois Davis in opposition filed.|
|Dec 21 2018||Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period under Rule 15.5 filed.|
|Dec 26 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/11/2019.|
|Dec 26 2018||Reply of petitioner Fort Bend County filed. (Distributed)|
|Jan 11 2019||Petition GRANTED.|
|Jan 29 2019||Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Lois Davis.|
|Feb 04 2019||Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Fort Bend County.|
|Feb 11 2019||SET FOR ARGUMENT on Monday, April 22, 2019|
|Feb 25 2019||Brief of petitioner Fort Bend County filed.|
|Feb 25 2019||Joint appendix filed.|
|Feb 27 2019||Brief amicus curiae of Professor Scott Dodson in support of neither party filed.|
|Mar 04 2019||Brief amici curiae of Center for Workplace Compliance, et al. filed.|
|Mar 04 2019||Brief amici curiae of National Conference of State Legislatures, et al. filed.|
|Mar 20 2019||CIRCULATED|
|Mar 21 2019||Record requested from the U.S.C.A. 5th Circuit.|
|Mar 27 2019||Brief of respondent Lois Davis filed. (Distributed)|
|Apr 03 2019||Brief amicus curiae of NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc. filed. (Distributed)|
|Apr 03 2019||Brief amicus curiae of Constitutional Accountability Center filed. (Distributed)|
|Apr 03 2019||Brief amicus curiae of United States filed. (Distributed)|
|Apr 03 2019||Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument filed.|
|Apr 03 2019||Brief amici curiae of National Employment Lawyers Association and The Employee Rights Advocacy Institute for Law & Policy filed. (Distributed)|
|Apr 12 2019||Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument GRANTED.|
|Apr 12 2019||Reply of petitioner Fort Bend County filed. (Distributed)|
|Apr 22 2019||Argued. For petitioner: Colleen E. Roh Sinzdak, Washington, D. C. For respondent: Raffi Melkonian, Houston, Tex.; and Jonathan C. Bond, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. (for United States, as amicus curiae.)|
|Jun 03 2019||Adjudged to be AFFIRMED. Ginsburg, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court.|
|Jul 05 2019||JUDGMENT ISSUED.|
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