|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|17-6943||Okla. Crim. App.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2018|
Issues: (1) Whether a complex statistical study that indicates a risk that racial considerations enter into Oklahoma’s capital-sentencing determinations proves that the petitioner’s death sentence is unconstitutional under the Sixth, Eighth and 14th Amendments to the U.S. Constitution; and (2) whether Oklahoma’s capital post-conviction statute, Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 22 § 1089(D)(8)(b), and the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals’ application of the statute in this case, denies the petitioner an adequate corrective process for the hearing and determination of his newly available federal constitutional claim in violation of his rights under the 14th Amendment’s due process and equal protection clauses.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Nov 28 2017||Petition for a writ of certiorari and motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed. (Response due January 2, 2018)|
|Dec 21 2017||Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 2, 2018 to February 1, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Dec 27 2017||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including February 1, 2018.|
|Jan 29 2018||Brief of respondent State Of Oklahoma in opposition filed.|
|Feb 12 2018||Reply of petitioner Julius Jones filed.|
|Feb 15 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/2/2018.|
|Feb 27 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Mar 12 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/16/2018.|
|Mar 13 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Mar 19 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/23/2018.|
|Mar 20 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Mar 26 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/29/2018.|
|Mar 27 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Apr 09 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/13/2018.|
|Apr 10 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Apr 16 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/20/2018.|
|Apr 18 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Apr 23 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/27/2018.|
|Apr 27 2018||Rescheduled.|
|May 07 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/10/2018.|
|May 09 2018||Rescheduled.|
|May 14 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/17/2018.|
|May 21 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/24/2018.|
|May 23 2018||Rescheduled.|
|May 29 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/31/2018.|
|May 31 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Jun 04 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/7/2018.|
|Jun 06 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Jun 11 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/14/2018.|
|Jun 13 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Jun 18 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/21/2018.|
|Jun 19 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Sep 06 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/24/2018.|
|Sep 11 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Oct 01 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/5/2018.|
|Oct 01 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Oct 09 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/12/2018.|
|Oct 09 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Oct 22 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/26/2018.|
|Oct 22 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Oct 29 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/2/2018.|
|Oct 29 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Nov 05 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/9/2018.|
|Nov 05 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Nov 13 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/16/2018.|
|Nov 13 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Nov 26 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/30/2018.|
|Nov 27 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Dec 03 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/7/2018.|
|Dec 03 2018||Rescheduled.|
|Dec 20 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/4/2019.|
|Jan 03 2019||Rescheduled.|
|Jan 07 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/11/2019.|
|Jan 07 2019||Rescheduled.|
|Jan 14 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/18/2019.|
|Jan 22 2019||Petition DENIED.|
How has COVID-19 changed the Supreme Court? And are any of those changes worth keeping? Today we launch a symposium examining those questions.
First up, a piece from @stevenmazie on how to reform oral arguments after the pandemic.
The court after COVID: A recipe for oral argument reform - SCOTUSblog
The Supreme Court has not yet announced whether it will return to normal operations when the 2021-22 term begins ...
NEW shadow-docket case: New York landlords ask SCOTUS for an emergency order to prevent the state from continuing to enforce its COVID-related eviction moratorium. They say the moratorium "runs roughshod" over their constitutional rights.
Filing here: https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/21A8-1.pdf
New on the shadow docket: Florida seeks an emergency order blocking CDC policies that substantially limit cruise ships from sailing.
Florida asks #SCOTUS to block, pending appeal, CDC restrictions imposed on cruise industry b/c of COVID-19 pandemic: https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/21A5.pdf
NEW: Mississippi formally asks the Supreme Court to overturn its landmark abortion case, Roe v. Wade, in latest court filing. https://www.supremecourt.gov/DocketPDF/19/19-1392/184703/20210722161332385_19-1392BriefForPetitioners.pdf
Biden’s SCOTUS reform commission met yesterday and discussed several reform ideas including adding justices and adopting a formal code of ethics.
Term limits emerged as a popular idea. But how to implement it — via statute or constitutional amendment?
Term limits emerge as popular proposal at latest meeting of court-reform commission - SCOTUSblog
The Presidential Commission on the Supreme Court reconvened on Tuesday to hear from a new set of experts on vari...
I really enjoyed getting to chat with the incomparable @AHoweBlogger about (1) why #SCOTUS's "shadow docket" *is* a big deal; (2) why it's so hard to figure out how to include it in broader assessments of the Justices' work; and (3) some possible ways to include it going forward. https://twitter.com/SCOTUSblog/status/1417545384314949635
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.