|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|17-1492||5th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2018|
Issue: Whether individual Medicaid recipients have a private right of action under 42 U.S.C. § 1396a(a)(23) to challenge the merits of a state’s disqualification of a Medicaid provider.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jan 30 2018||Application (17A810) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from February 26, 2018 to April 27, 2018, submitted to Justice Alito.|
|Feb 01 2018||Application (17A810) granted by Justice Alito extending the time to file until April 27, 2018.|
|Apr 27 2018||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 31, 2018)|
|May 23 2018||Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 31, 2018 to June 30, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.|
|May 25 2018||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including July 2, 2018.|
|May 30 2018||Brief amicus curiae of American Center for Law and Justice filed.|
|May 31 2018||Brief amici curiae of Twenty-Seven Family Policy Organizations filed.|
|May 31 2018||Brief amici curiae of Ninety Members of Congress filed.|
|May 31 2018||Brief amici curiae of States of Indiana, et al. filed.|
|Jul 02 2018||Brief of respondents Planned Parenthood of Gulf Coast, Inc., et al. in opposition filed.|
|Jul 18 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/24/2018.|
|Aug 02 2018||Reply of petitioner Rebekah Gee filed. (Distributed)|
|Oct 01 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/5/2018.|
|Oct 09 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/12/2018.|
|Oct 22 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/26/2018.|
|Oct 29 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/2/2018.|
|Nov 05 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/9/2018.|
|Nov 13 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/16/2018.|
|Nov 26 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/30/2018.|
|Dec 03 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/7/2018.|
|Dec 10 2018||Petition DENIED Justice Thomas, with whom Justice Alito and Justice Gorsuch join, dissenting from the denial of certiorari. (Detached Opinion)|
Incidentally, Gorsuch had been scheduled to give a speech at the University of Wyoming today, but his visit was canceled due to COVID.
Nothing from Kagan or Gorsuch though 😢 https://twitter.com/scotusblog/status/1438530948207874050
💥 Breyer continues book tour (including @colbertlateshow two nights ago).
💥 Barrett gave a speech Sunday @uofl.
💥 Thomas is slated to give the 2021 Tocqueville Lecture today @NotreDame (but, like Barrett's speech, there is apparently no livestream).
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Justice Barrett did so in a speech in Kentucky, after being introduced by Mitch McConnell:
Justice Breyer did so in an interview on Fox News: https://www.foxnews.com/politics/supreme-court-justice-stephen-breyer-political-reforms
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