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HollyFrontier Cheyenne Refining, LLC v. Renewable Fuels Association

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-472 10th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD OT 2020

Issue: Whether, in order to qualify for a hardship exemption under Section 7545(o)(9)(B)(i) of the Renewable Fuel Standards, a small refinery needs to receive uninterrupted, continuous hardship exemptions for every year since 2011.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Sep 04 2020Motion (20M25) for leave to file a petition for a writ of certiorari with the supplemental appendix under seal filed.
Sep 04 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 12, 2020)
Sep 16 2020MOTION (20M25) DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/9/2020.
Oct 13 2020Motion (20M25) for leave to file a petition for a writ of certiorari with the supplemental appendix under seal Granted.
Nov 04 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 12, 2020 to December 14, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.
Nov 10 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 14, 2020, for all respondents.
Nov 11 2020Brief amici curiae of States of Wyoming, et al. filed.
Nov 12 2020Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Countrymark Refining and Logistics, LLC.
Nov 12 2020Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers.
Dec 08 2020Brief of Federal Respondent in opposition filed.
Dec 09 2020Brief of respondents Renewable Fuels Association, American Coalition for Ethanol, National Corn Growers Association, National Farmers Union in opposition filed.
Dec 22 2020Reply of petitioners HollyFrontier Cheyenne Refining, LLC, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Dec 23 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/8/2021.
Jan 08 2021Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers GRANTED.
Jan 08 2021Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Countrymark Refining and Logistics, LLC GRANTED.
Jan 08 2021Petition GRANTED.
Feb 11 2021Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioners HollyFrontier Cheyenne Refining, LLC, et al.
Feb 22 2021Brief of petitioners HollyFrontier Cheyenne Refining, LLC, et al. filed.