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Midwest Air Traffic Control Service, Inc. v. Badilla

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-867 2nd Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether state-law tort claims that arise out of the uniquely federal sphere of the military’s combat operations are preempted by the interests embodied in the Federal Tort Claims Act’s combatant-activities exception.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Oct 19 2021Application (21A95) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from November 7, 2021 to December 8, 2021, submitted to Justice Sotomayor.
Oct 22 2021Application (21A95) granted by Justice Sotomayor extending the time to file until December 8, 2021.
Dec 08 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 10, 2022)
Jan 03 2022Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Midwest Air Traffic Control Service, Inc.
Jan 07 2022Waiver of right of respondent Jessica T. Badilla, et al. to respond filed.
Jan 10 2022Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by Professional Services Council.
Jan 10 2022Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America.