|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issues: (1) Whether a government agent’s direction to a wireless carrier to send a signal to a person’s phone, so that the phone reveals the person’s precise location and movements in real time, is a search within the meaning of the Fourth Amendment; and (2) whether a government agent’s good faith but objectively incorrect reading of a statute prevents the exclusion of constitutionally tainted evidence in a criminal trial.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Nov 17 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 20, 2021)|
|Dec 15 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from December 20, 2021 to January 19, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Dec 17 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including January 19, 2022.|
|Dec 20 2021||Amicus brief of Rutherford Institute, et al. not accepted for filing. (December 23, 2021) (Corrected PDF will be submitted)|
|Dec 20 2021||Brief amici curiae of Rutherford Institute, et al. filed.|
|Jan 11 2022||Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 19, 2022 to February 18, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Jan 12 2022||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including February 18, 2022.|
JUST IN: The Supreme Court agrees to take up five new cases, including an appeal from a high school football coach who lost his job after he prayed on the field.
#SCOTUS will have more opinions next Thursday at 10 am.
A workplace vaccine-or-test requirement that would have covered 84 million workers -- blocked. A vaccine mandate for over 10 million health care workers -- allowed to take effect.
Full analysis from @AHoweBlogger on this afternoon's rulings:
Fractured court blocks vaccine-or-test requirement for large workplaces but green-lights vaccine mandate for health care workers - SCOTUSblog
With COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations reaching a new record high as a result of the Omicron variant, the Suprem...
Here's a two-minute explainer from @katieleebarlow, SCOTUSblog's TikTokker-in-residence, on the pair of vaccine decisions the court just handed down.
BREAKING: The Supreme Court BLOCKS the federal government's COVID-19 vaccine-or-test requirement for large workplaces. The court ALLOWS a vaccine mandate for workers at federally funded health care facilities to take effect nationwide.
SCOTUS releases just one opinion today: an 8-1 decision on an arcane question of pension payments for "dual-status military technicians." The court rules in favor of the government's statutory interpretation and against the technicians. Barrett has the opinion; Gorsuch dissents.