|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|21-68||8th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2021|
Issues: (1) Whether Standard Condition 12 of the U.S. Sentencing Guidelines, codified in U.S.S.G. § 5D1.3(c)(12), unconstitutionally delegates authority to the probation officer; and (2) whether Standard Condition 12 is unconstitutionally vague.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jul 15 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 18, 2021)|
|Aug 05 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from August 18, 2021 to September 17, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Aug 06 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including September 17, 2021.|
|Sep 10 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 17, 2021 to October 18, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Sep 13 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including October 18, 2021.|
|Oct 18 2021||Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed.|
|Oct 22 2021||Reply of petitioner Brendon Janis filed.|
|Oct 27 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/12/2021.|
|Nov 15 2021||Petition DENIED.|
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