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Kane County, Utah v. United States

Petition for certiorari denied on January 25, 2021

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-82 10th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2020

Issues: (1) Whether Rule 24(a)(2) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure allows intervention as of right where the movant does not have a significant, cognizable interest in the lawsuit; and (2) whether the United States adequately represents its title, which is the only interest at issue in a quiet title suit.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jul 23 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 28, 2020)
Aug 14 2020Motion of respondents Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, et al. to extend the time to file a response from August 28, 2020 to October 27, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.
Aug 17 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including October 27, 2020, for all respondents.
Oct 27 2020Brief of respondents Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, et al. in opposition filed. VIDED.
Nov 09 2020Reply of petitioner Kane County, Utah filed. (Distributed)
Nov 09 2020Reply of Kane County, Utah not accepted for filing.(Dupilicate Submission) (November 25, 2020)
Nov 10 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/4/2020.
Dec 07 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/11/2020.
Jan 04 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/8/2021.
Jan 11 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/15/2021.
Jan 19 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/22/2021.
Jan 25 2021Petition DENIED. Justice Gorsuch took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.