|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issue: Whether Title IX or the equal protection clause requires schools to let transgender students use multi-user restrooms designated for the opposite biological sex, even when single-user restrooms are available for all students regardless of gender identity.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Feb 19 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 26, 2021)|
|Mar 08 2021||Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Gloucester County School Board|
|Mar 17 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 26, 2021 to May 25, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Mar 18 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including May 25, 2021.|
|Mar 26 2021||Brief amici curiae of Pennsylvania Students filed.|
|Mar 26 2021||Brief amici curiae of Public Advocate of the United States, et al. filed.|
|Mar 30 2021||Brief amici curiae of Pacific Justice Institute, et al. filed.|
|May 25 2021||Brief of respondent Gavin Grimm in opposition filed.|
|Jun 07 2021||Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period for the filing of a reply pursuant to Rule 15.5 filed.|
|Jun 07 2021||Reply of petitioner Gloucester County School Board filed. (Distributed)|
|Jun 08 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/24/2021.|
A surprising stat at this point in the term: Both Kagan and Breyer have been in the majority slightly more often than Alito.
Kavanaugh continues to have the highest rate (as he has for most of the term). Sotomayor has the lowest.
Still 15 cases left. So this could all change.
The first two pieces in our symposium on yesterday's decision in Fulton v. Philadelphia are up. First, @JimOleske dissects the decision in light of the court's shadow-docket ruling in Tandon v. Newsom, which took a very different approach to free exercise.
Fulton quiets Tandon’s thunder: A free exercise puzzle - SCOTUSblog
This article is the first entry in a symposium on the court’s decision in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia. ...
Number of pages written by each justice in the five decisions handed down this week (majority opinions, concurrences, and dissents all included):
While today's decision in Fulton v. Philadelphia is a win for a Catholic group seeking to participate in the city's foster program, it stops short of the broad endorsement of religious freedom the challengers had hoped for. Here's @AHoweBlogger's analysis:
Court holds that city’s refusal to make referrals to faith-based agency violates Constitution - SCOTUSblog
In a clash between religious freedom and public policies that protect LGBTQ people, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday...
Now do we say that Sonia Sotomayor and the other liberals supported child slavery by all voting for Nestle today? Of course not. And Nestle’s lawyers like @Neal_katyal obviously don’t either. The cheap attacks on the court and thoughtful lawyers did not age well. -tg
The claim @nealkatyal was defending slavery is flat wrong & libelous. Here is what he actually said, which is the reverse: child slavery is abhorrent, criminal, horrific. Remember in a pending case he can't comment, so read what he really said in full.
Tired from this morning's momentous opinions? Get ready to do it all again next week -- three times. The court just revealed that next Monday, Wednesday and Friday will all be opinion days.
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