Norfolk Southern Railway Co. v. Sumner

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-1367 Va. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Federal Employers Liability Act permits liability when a plaintiff cannot meet the common-law standard of proof for but-for causation.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Apr 26 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 30, 2019)
May 17 2019Waiver of right of respondent Mark A. Summer to respond filed.
Jun 04 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/20/2019.
Jun 05 2019Response Requested. (Due July 5, 2019)
Jun 26 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 5, 2019 to August 5, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.
Jun 28 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including August 5, 2019.
Aug 05 2019Brief of respondent Mark A. Summer in opposition filed.
 
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