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Novak v. City of Parma, Ohio

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-293 6th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether an officer is entitled to qualified immunity for arresting an individual based solely on speech parodying the government, so long as no case has previously held the particular speech is protected; and (2) whether the court should reconsider the doctrine of qualified immunity.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jun 14 2022Application (21A834) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from July 28, 2022 to September 26, 2022, submitted to Justice Kavanaugh.
Jun 17 2022Brief in Opposition to Petitioner's Application for Extension of Time to File a Petition for Writ of Certiorari submitted.
Jun 21 2022Application (21A834) granted by Justice Kavanaugh extending the time to file until September 26, 2022.
Sep 26 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 28, 2022)
Oct 03 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 28, 2022 to November 28, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Oct 03 2022Brief amicus curiae of The Onion filed.
Oct 04 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including November 28, 2022.
Oct 28 2022Brief amicus curiae of Cato Institute filed.
Oct 28 2022Brief amicus curiae of The Babylon Bee filed.
Oct 28 2022Brief amicus curiae of Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression filed.
Oct 28 2022Brief amicus curiae of Rutherford Institute filed.
Nov 03 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 28, 2022 to January 11, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.
Nov 07 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including January 11, 2023.