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McCarthy v. Pelosi

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-395 D.C. Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the speech-and-debate clause forecloses judicial review of the constitutionality of the proxy voting resolution in this action against the speaker of the house, the clerk and the sergeant-at-arms; and (2) whether the U.S. House of Representatives resolution allowing members to cast floor votes by proxy is unconstitutional.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Sep 09 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 13, 2021)
Sep 27 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 13, 2021 to November 12, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Sep 28 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted in part and the time is extended to and including November 9, 2021.
Oct 13 2021Brief amicus curiae of Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence filed.