McMillan v. Alabama

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-193 Ala. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the execution of a person sentenced to death by judicial override violates the Eighth Amendment.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Aug 17 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 21, 2020)
Sep 09 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 21, 2020 to October 21, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.
Sep 10 2020Consent to the filing of amicus briefs received from counsel for Calvin McMillan submitted.
Sep 11 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including October 21, 2020.
Sep 17 2020Amicus brief of NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc. submitted.
Sep 21 2020Amicus brief of Francis Miles and Janet Johnson, Former Jurors in Alabama Whose Votes Judges Overrode submitted.
Sep 21 2020Amicus brief of The Innocence Project submitted.
Sep 21 2020Amicus brief of Former Alabama and Florida Circuit Court Judges submitted.
 
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