|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|16-1021||7th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2016|
Issue: Whether a state court reasonably applies Chambers v. Mississippi when it requires a defendant to meet traditional tests of reliability under rules of evidence for using hearsay as substantive evidence.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Dec 21 2016||Application (16A624) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from December 22, 2016 to January 21, 2017, submitted to Justice Kagan.|
|Dec 23 2016||Application (16A624) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until January 21, 2017.|
|Jan 11 2017||Application (16A624) to extend further the time from January 21, 2017 to February 20, 2017, submitted to Justice Kagan.|
|Jan 13 2017||Application (16A624) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until February 20, 2017.|
|Feb 20 2017||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 24, 2017)|
|Mar 23 2017||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including April 7, 2017.|
|Apr 7 2017||Brief of respondent Wayne Kubsch in opposition filed.|
|Apr 21 2017||Reply of petitioner Ron Neal, Superintendent, Indiana State Prison filed.|
|Apr 25 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 11, 2017.|
|May 15 2017||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 18, 2017.|
|May 22 2017||Petition DENIED.|
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