|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issue: Whether Berghuis v. Thompkins requires advice that a suspect has the right to stop talking at any time in order to establish an implied waiver of Miranda rights.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Aug 30 2012||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 4, 2012)|
|Sep 26 2012||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 5, 2012.|
|Oct 31 2012||Brief of respondent Contessa Herring in opposition filed.|
|Nov 12 2012||Reply of petitioner New Mexico filed. (Distributed)|
|Nov 13 2012||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of November 30, 2012.|
|Nov 28 2012||Record Requested .|
|Dec 5 2012||Record received from Fifth Judicial District Court of Lea County New Mexico (1 folder containing disk).|
|Dec 12 2012||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 4, 2013.|
|Jan 7 2013||Petition DENIED.|
|May 6 2013||Record returned to District Court, 5th Judicial District, Lea County, New Mexico.|
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