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Johnson v. Bethany Hospice and Palliative Care LLC

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-462 11th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Disclosure: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys contribute to SCOTUSblog in various capacities, is among the counsel to the petitioners in this case.

Issue: Whether Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 9(b) requires plaintiffs in False Claims Act cases who plead a fraudulent scheme with particularity to also plead specific details of false claims.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Sep 23 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 27, 2021)
Sep 29 2021Waiver of right of respondent Bethany Hospice and Palliative Care LLC to respond filed.
Oct 06 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/29/2021.
Oct 12 2021Response Requested. (Due November 12, 2021)
Nov 05 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 12, 2021 to December 13, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Nov 08 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 13, 2021.