Breaking News

Lane v. Holder

Petition for certiorari denied on February 24, 2014
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
12-1401 4th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2013

Issue: Whether consumers have standing to challenge the constitutionality of laws regulating the sale of firearms.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
May 28 2013Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 1, 2013)
Jun 5 2013Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the petitioner.
Jun 14 2013Waiver of right of respondent District of Columbia to respond filed.
Jun 26 2013Brief amicus curiae of Community Association for Firearms Education filed.
Jun 28 2013Order extending time to file response to petition to and including July 31, 2013.
Jul 1 2013Brief amicus curiae of American Civil Rights Union filed.
Jul 22 2013Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including September 6, 2013.
Sep 6 2013Brief of respondent Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General in opposition filed.
Sep 24 2013Reply of petitioners Michelle Lane, et al. filed.
Sep 25 2013DISTRIBUTED for Conference of October 11, 2013.
Feb 5 2014DISTRIBUTED for Conference of February 21, 2014.
Feb 24 2014Petition DENIED.