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Giles v. Godinez

Petition for certiorari denied on October 8, 2019
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-1504 7th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2019

Issue: Whether federal courts have the inherent authority to make coercive appointments of counsel in civil cases.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
May 30 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 3, 2019)
Jun 05 2019Waiver of right of respondents Salvador A. Godinez, et al. to respond filed.
Jun 12 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/1/2019.
Oct 07 2019Petition DENIED.
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