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Knights v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-198 11th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether a court analyzing if a Fourth Amendment seizure has occurred is categorically barred from considering a person’s race; and (2) whether a seizure occurred under all the circumstances of this case.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Aug 06 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 10, 2021)
Aug 30 2021Amicus brief of Anthony W. Knights not accepted for filing. (September 02, 2021)
Aug 30 2021Brief amici curiae of Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law, et al. filed.
Sep 01 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 10, 2021 to October 12, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Sep 02 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including October 12, 2021.
Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed.