|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|12-847||2d Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2012|
Issue: Whether the court of appeals correctly dismissed these bankruptcy appeals as “equitably moot” despite acknowledging the availability of effective relief and, in conflict with other circuits, by applying a presumption of mootness and reviewing the district court’s mootness determination only for abuse of discretion.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jan 10 2013||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 11, 2013)|
|Jan 10 2013||Appendix of Law Debenture Trust Company of New York, et al. filed.|
|Feb 4 2013||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including March 28, 2013.|
|Feb 11 2013||Brief amici curiae of Bankruptcy Law Professors filed.|
|Mar 28 2013||Brief of respondents Charter Communications, Inc., et al. in opposition filed.|
|Mar 28 2013||Brief of respondent Paul G. Allen in opposition filed.|
|Apr 3 2013||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of April 19, 2013.|
|Apr 10 2013||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of April 26, 2013.|
|Apr 10 2013||Reply of petitioners Law Debenture Trust Company of New York, et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Apr 29 2013||Petition DENIED. Justice Alito took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.|
The court has rescheduled oral argument in Shinn v. Ramirez, an important case involving habeas rights and the death penalty, for Dec. 8.
#SCOTUS also issues revised December argument calendar, adding Shinn v. Ramirez (moved to December from November to accommodate Texas cases) on Dec. 8: https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/10-26-21-Amended-DEC-2021-Monthly-Argument-Session-Calendar.pdf
#SCOTUS issues order on divided argument in next week's Texas abortion cases, allows Texas to file one consolidated (but oversized) brief for both cases: https://www.supremecourt.gov/orders/courtorders/102621zr_o7jp.pdf
Happening now outside SCOTUS: Several dozens supporters of expanding the size of the court are holding a rally. Speakers include Sen. Ed Markey, Sen. Tina Smith, and Rep. Mondaire Jones.
On Friday, the Supreme Court moved the Texas abortion litigation off the shadow docket and onto the "rocket docket." @maryrziegler explains how the expedited schedule is an important shift from how the court initially handled the issue in early September.
Supreme speed: The court puts abortion on the rocket docket - SCOTUSblog
Mary Ziegler is a law professor at Florida State University and the author of Abortion and the Law in America: ...
The court has adjusted its November argument schedule to reflect the accelerated consideration of the Texas abortion law.
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We've got two ways to catch up on what the Supreme Court did today on the Texas anti-abortion law.
For prose lovers, here's @AHoweBlogger's story: https://www.scotusblog.com/2021/10/court-wont-block-texas-abortion-ban-but-fast-tracks-cases-for-argument-on-nov-1/
For the more video-inclined, here's @katieleebarlow's TikTok explainer: