|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|20-875||8th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2020|
Issue: Whether, on interlocutory review of a denial of qualified immunity, an appellate court may reject a district court’s determination of a genuine issue of material fact even if the record does not blatantly contradict that determination.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Dec 22 2020||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 1, 2021)|
|Jan 20 2021||Waiver of City of Burnsville, et al. of right to respond not accepted for filing. (January 26, 2021)|
|Jan 20 2021||Waiver of right of respondent City of Burnsville, et al. to respond filed.|
|Jan 20 2021||Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Bryan Lammon.|
|Feb 03 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/19/2021.|
|Feb 16 2021||Response Requested. (Due March 18, 2021)|
|Feb 18 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 18, 2021 to April 19, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Feb 19 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 19, 2021.|
|Mar 18 2021||Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by The National Police Accountability Project.|
|Apr 16 2021||Brief of respondents City of Burnsville, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Apr 23 2021||Motion of petitioner to delay distribution of the petition for a writ of certiorari under Rule 15.5 from May 4, 2021 to June 1, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Apr 27 2021||Motion to delay distribution of the petition for a writ certiorari until June 1, 2021 granted.|
|May 28 2021||Reply of petitioner Sok Kong, Trustee for Next-of-Kin of Map Kong, Decedent filed. (Distributed)|
|Jun 01 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/17/2021.|
|Jun 21 2021||Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by The National Police Accountability Project GRANTED.|
|Jun 21 2021||Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Bryan Lammon GRANTED.|
|Jun 21 2021||Petition DENIED.|
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