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Momphard v. Knibbs

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-8 4th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit erred in finding that a reasonable officer in petitioner’s position would not have perceived a danger that justified lethal force; and (2) whether the 4th Circuit erred in defining respondent’s clearly established constitutional right in a general sense by stretching cases with superficial similarities for purposes of abrogating qualified immunity.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jun 28 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 1, 2022)
Jul 27 2022Waiver of right of respondent Melissa B. Knibbs to respond filed.
Aug 03 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/28/2022.
Aug 08 2022Response Requested. (Due September 7, 2022)