|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|15-1307||2d Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2015|
Issue: Whether 8 U.S.C. § 1226(c) applies to noncitizens who were not detained “when . . . released” from criminal incarceration for a listed removable offense.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Apr 21 2016||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 25, 2016)|
|May 17 2016||Brief of respondents Christopher Shanahan, et al. in opposition filed.|
|May 23 2016||Letter of May 23, 2016, received from counsel for petitioner waiving the 14-day waiting period for the filing of a reply brief pursuant to Rule 15.5.|
|May 24 2016||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 9, 2016.|
|May 31 2016||Reply of petitioner Alexander Lora filed. (Distributed)|
|Jun 13 2016||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 16, 2016.|
|Jun 20 2016||Petition DENIED.|
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