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Mooney v. Illinois Education Association

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-1126 7th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether 42 U.S.C. § 1983 provides a “good-faith defense” to private entities who violate another’s constitutional rights before the courts have clearly established the illegality of their conduct; and (2) whether the defenses of qualified immunity or “good faith” allow a defendant who takes another person’s money or property in violation of the Constitution—but in reliance on a statute or court ruling that purported to authorize its conduct and is only later declared unconstitutional—to keep that money or property when the owner sues for its return.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 10 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 13, 2020)
Mar 20 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 13, 2020 to May 13, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.
Mar 20 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including May 13, 2020.
 
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