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Manzano v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-1447 2nd Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether the United States may seek a writ of mandamus in a criminal case to bring an interlocutory appeal that is not permitted by 18 U.S.C. § 3731; and (2) whether a writ of mandamus may issue when the applicant does not have a clear and indisputable right to it by established law, but the issuing court is firmly convinced that the lower court is wrong.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jun 26 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 31, 2020)
Jul 21 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 31, 2020 to August 31, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.
Jul 22 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including August 31, 2020.
Jul 31 2020Brief amici curiae of Cato Institute, FAMM Foundation, and National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed.
 
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