|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|19-793||9th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2020|
Issues: (1) Whether a state official’s demand for all significant donors to a nonprofit organization, as a precondition to engaging in constitutionally protected speech, constitutes a First Amendment injury; and (2) whether official demands for membership or donor information outside the electoral context should be reviewed under strict or exacting scrutiny.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Dec 18 2019||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 21, 2020)|
|Jan 14 2020||Waiver of right of respondent Xavier Becerra, Attorney General of California to respond filed.|
|Jan 17 2020||Letter of January 15, 2020 from counsel for petitioner received.|
|Jan 21 2020||Brief amicus curiae of The Cato Institute filed. (Distributed)|
|Jan 22 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/21/2020.|
|Jan 30 2020||Response Requested. (Due March 2, 2020)|
|Feb 19 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 2, 2020 to April 1, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Feb 25 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 1, 2020.|
|Feb 28 2020||Brief amicus curiae of Liberty Justice Center filed.|
|Mar 02 2020||Brief amici curiae of Project for Privacy & Surveillance Accountability and Pacific Research Institute filed.|
|Mar 24 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 1, 2020 to May 1, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Mar 25 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including May 1, 2020.|
|May 01 2020||Brief of respondent Xavier Becerra, Attorney General of California in opposition filed.|
|May 15 2020||Reply of petitioner Institute for Free Speech filed. (Distributed)|
|May 19 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/4/2020.|
|May 29 2020||Rescheduled.|
|Dec 09 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/8/2021.|
|Dec 23 2020||Supplemental brief of petitioner Institute for Free Speech filed. (Distributed)|
|Jul 01 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 7/1/2021.|
|Jul 02 2021||Petition GRANTED. Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED for further consideration in light of Americans for Prosperity Foundation v. Bonta, 594 U. S. ___ (2021).|
|Aug 03 2021||JUDGMENT ISSUED.|
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