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Nordlicht v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-1319 2nd Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether district courts have discretion to weigh the evidence, including the credibility of witnesses, when deciding to grant a new trial under Federal Rule of Criminal Procedure 33, or whether they must defer to the jury’s view of the evidence unless the evidence is patently incredible, defies physical realities, or is similarly flawed.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 29 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 4, 2022)
Apr 28 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 4, 2022 to June 3, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Apr 29 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including June 3, 2022.
May 04 2022Brief amicus curiae of Professor Jennifer L. Mascott filed.