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Mitchell v. Wisconsin

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-6210 Wis. TBD TBD TBD TBD OT 2018

Issue: Whether a statute authorizing a blood draw from an unconscious motorist provides an exception to the Fourth Amendment warrant requirement.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Oct 01 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari and motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed. (Response due November 5, 2018)
Oct 16 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 5, 2018 to December 5, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Oct 18 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 5, 2018.
Dec 05 2018Brief of respondent Wisconsin in opposition filed.
Dec 19 2018Reply of petitioner Gerald P. Mitchell filed. (Distributed)
Dec 20 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/4/2019.
Jan 07 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/11/2019.
Jan 11 2019Motion to proceed in forma pauperis and petition for a writ of certiorari GRANTED.
Term Snapshot