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Louisiana v. Hill

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-1587 La. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether a state may require convicted sex offenders to obtain and carry a state identification bearing the words “sex offender” without facially violating the First Amendment’s prohibition on compelled speech; and (2) whether a convicted sex offender has a First Amendment right not to be prosecuted for fraudulently altering a state identification card after scratching off a statutorily required sex offender designation.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
May 10 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due June 14, 2021)
May 24 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from June 14, 2021 to July 14, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
May 25 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including July 14, 2021.