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Marshal v. Texas

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-63 Tex. Crim. App. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals’ application of the equitable doctrine of laches constitutes an independent and adequate state-law ground that bars review of petitioner’s constitutional claims; (2) whether the court's application of laches violated petitioner's right to due process of law; and (3) whether the prosecution is estopped from relying on the doctrine of laches when its misconduct caused the delay in filing the habeas corpus application.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jul 20 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 22, 2022)
Sep 07 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/28/2022.
Sep 16 2022Response Requested. (Due October 17, 2022)
Oct 05 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 17, 2022 to November 16, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Oct 06 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including November 16, 2022.
Nov 07 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 16, 2022 to December 16, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Nov 08 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including December 16, 2022.