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McQuigg v. Bostic

Petition for certiorari denied on October 6, 2014

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
14-251 4th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2014

Issue: Whether the Due Process Clause and the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution forbid the Commonwealth of Virginia from defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Aug 29 2014Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 3, 2014)
Sep 3 2014Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or neither party, received from counsel for respondent Janet M. Rainey.
Sep 3 2014Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or neither party, received from counsel for petitioner Michele B. McQuigg. VIDED
Sep 3 2014Letter of petitioner Michele B. McQuigg received and filed.
Sep 4 2014Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or neither party, received from counsel for the Harris Class Respondents.
Sep 4 2014Letter received from counsel for Harris Class Respondents.
Sep 4 2014Brief of respondent Janet M. Rainey filed. VIDED.
Sep 5 2014Brief of respondents Timothy B. Bostic, et al. in filed.
Sep 5 2014Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or neither party, received from counsel for respondents Timothy B. Bostic, et al.
Sep 5 2014Letter of respondent George E. Schaefer, III received and file.
Sep 8 2014Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or neither party, received from counsel for respondent George E. Schaefer, III.
Sep 10 2014DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 29, 2014.
Sep 11 2014Brief amici curiae of The National Coalition of Black Pastors, et al. filed. VIDED. (Distributed)
Oct 6 2014Petition DENIED.
 
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