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Gatewood v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-1233 6th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether cause exists to excuse a habeas petitioner’s procedural default when near-unanimous circuit precedent foreclosed the petitioner’s claim; and (2) whether cause exists to excuse a habeas petitioner’s procedural default when the Supreme Court explicitly overrules one of its precedents.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 02 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 7, 2021)
Mar 31 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 7, 2021 to May 7, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Apr 01 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including May 7, 2021.
Apr 07 2021Amicus brief of Americans for Prosperity Foundation submitted.
Apr 07 2021Amicus brief of Center on the Administration of Criminal Law at NYU School of Law submitted.