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Mann v. United States

Petition for certiorari denied on December 7, 2015
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
15-245 9th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2015

Issue: Whether the district court has jurisdiction to expunge an individual’s criminal record on equitable grounds.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jun 24 2015Application (15A4) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from July 12, 2015 to September 10, 2015, submitted to Justice Kennedy.
Jul 1 2015Application (15A4) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until August 26, 2015.
Aug 26 2015Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 28, 2015)
Sep 22 2015Order extending time to file response to petition to and including October 28, 2015.
Sep 28 2015Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed.
Oct 28 2015Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed.
Nov 13 2015Reply of petitioner Stewart Conrad Mann filed.
Nov 17 2015DISTRIBUTED for Conference of December 4, 2015.
Dec 7 2015Petition DENIED.
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