|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issues: Whether (1) the Supreme Court's precedents, including Monsanto Co. v. Geertson Seed Farms, require a party seeking injunctive relief to show a certainty of irreparable harm, rather than a likelihood of irreparable harm; (2) whether a substantial and increased risk of bodily harm satisfies the showing required for irreparable harm; and (3) whether the government may carry out an execution in a manner that federal courts have authoritatively determined to be unlawful.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Nov 18 2020||Application (20A99) for stay of execution of sentences of death, submitted to The Chief Justice.|
|Nov 19 2020||Response to application from respondents William Barr, et al. filed.|
|Nov 19 2020||Reply of applicants Orlando Hall, et al. filed.|
|Nov 19 2020||Application (20A99) referred to the Court.|
|Nov 19 2020||Application (20A99) denied by the Court.|
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