|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issue: Whether Nevada v. Hall, which permits a sovereign state to be sued in another state’s courts without its consent, should be overruled.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Mar 21 2018||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 25, 2018)|
|Apr 25 2018||Brief amici curiae of State of Indiana and 42 other States filed.|
|Apr 25 2018||Waiver of right of respondent Mark E. Smith to respond filed.|
|May 01 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/17/2018.|
|May 03 2018||Response Requested. (Due June 4, 2018)|
|May 30 2018||Waiver of the 14-day waiting period under Rule 15.5 filed by petitioner.|
|Jun 01 2018||Brief of respondent Mark E. Smith in opposition filed.|
|Jun 05 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/21/2018.|
|Jun 07 2018||Reply of petitioner Nevada Department of Wildlife filed. (Distributed)|
|Jun 27 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/27/2018.|
|May 13 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/16/2019.|
|May 20 2019||Petition GRANTED. Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED for further consideration in light of Franchise Tax Bd. of Cal. v. Hyatt, 587 U. S. ___ (2019).|
|Jun 21 2019||MANDATE ISSUED.|
|Jun 21 2019||JUDGMENT ISSUED.|
The court has rescheduled oral argument in Shinn v. Ramirez, an important case involving habeas rights and the death penalty, for Dec. 8.
#SCOTUS also issues revised December argument calendar, adding Shinn v. Ramirez (moved to December from November to accommodate Texas cases) on Dec. 8: https://www.scotusblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/10-26-21-Amended-DEC-2021-Monthly-Argument-Session-Calendar.pdf
#SCOTUS issues order on divided argument in next week's Texas abortion cases, allows Texas to file one consolidated (but oversized) brief for both cases: https://www.supremecourt.gov/orders/courtorders/102621zr_o7jp.pdf
Happening now outside SCOTUS: Several dozens supporters of expanding the size of the court are holding a rally. Speakers include Sen. Ed Markey, Sen. Tina Smith, and Rep. Mondaire Jones.
On Friday, the Supreme Court moved the Texas abortion litigation off the shadow docket and onto the "rocket docket." @maryrziegler explains how the expedited schedule is an important shift from how the court initially handled the issue in early September.
Supreme speed: The court puts abortion on the rocket docket - SCOTUSblog
Mary Ziegler is a law professor at Florida State University and the author of Abortion and the Law in America: ...
The court has adjusted its November argument schedule to reflect the accelerated consideration of the Texas abortion law.
#SCOTUS issues new oral argument calendar for November in light of today's orders scheduling Texas abortion cases for Nov. 1. Ramirez v. Collier, originally scheduled for Nov. 1, is now set for Nov. 9; Shinn v. Ramirez, originally set for Nov. 1, will be argued in December.
We've got two ways to catch up on what the Supreme Court did today on the Texas anti-abortion law.
For prose lovers, here's @AHoweBlogger's story: https://www.scotusblog.com/2021/10/court-wont-block-texas-abortion-ban-but-fast-tracks-cases-for-argument-on-nov-1/
For the more video-inclined, here's @katieleebarlow's TikTok explainer: