|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issues: (1) Whether, under the Speedy Trial Act, if one judge grants an “ends of justice” continuance but fails to explain why, a different judge can make the requisite findings to support the continuance; and (2) whether, when confronted with specific allegations supporting judicial disclosure and disqualification, a district court exceeds its discretion by denying a disqualification motion without any explanation or disclosure necessary to facilitate meaningful appellate review.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Mar 30 2022||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 2, 2022)|
|Apr 28 2022||Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 2, 2022 to June 1, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Apr 29 2022||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including June 1, 2022.|
|May 17 2022||Motion to extend the time to file a response from June 1, 2022 to July 1, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.|
|May 18 2022||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including July 1, 2022.|
Today at SCOTUS: The court will issue orders at 9:30 a.m. EDT, followed by opinions starting at 10. You know the drill: We'll be firing up our live blog and breaking it all down. See you there.
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