|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issue: What test determines whether someone is “intellectually disabled” for purposes of the Eighth Amendment.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jan 03 2020||Application (19A753) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from February 5, 2020 to April 3, 2020, submitted to Justice Sotomayor.|
|Jan 13 2020||Application (19A753) granted by Justice Sotomayor extending the time to file until April 3, 2020.|
|Mar 27 2020||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 1, 2020)|
|Apr 21 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 1, 2020 to June 1, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Apr 22 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including June 1, 2020.|
|Apr 30 2020||Brief amicus curiae of Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association filed.|
|May 01 2020||Brief amici curiae of The States Of Texas, Arizona, Arkansas, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Carolina, And Utah filed.|
|May 12 2020||Brief of respondent Shawn Ford in opposition filed.|
|May 12 2020||Motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed by respondent Shawn Ford.|
|May 19 2020||Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period for the distribution of the petition for a writ of certiorari pursuant to Rule 15.5 filed.|
|May 19 2020||Reply of petitioner State of Ohio filed. (Distributed)|
|May 26 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/11/2020.|
|Jun 15 2020||Motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed by respondent GRANTED.|
|Jun 15 2020||Petition DENIED.|
A majority of the Supreme Court seems inclined to uphold Mississippi's 15-week abortion law, but the six conservative justices appear divided about whether to entirely overrule Roe v. Wade. @AHoweBlogger's first take from this morning's argument:
Majority of court appears poised to uphold Mississippi’s ban on most abortions after 15 weeks - SCOTUSblog
It has been nearly 30 years since the Supreme Court’s decision in Planned Parenthood v. Casey, which reaffirme...
Starting momentarily: Oral argument in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a case involving Mississippi’s attempt to ban nearly all abortions after 15 weeks. The state has asked the court to overturn Roe v. Wade. We’ll be live-tweeting the argument here in this thread.
Twenty minutes before the start of oral argument, here’s the scene outside the Supreme Court.
Photos by @katieleebarlow.
TODAY AT SCOTUS: The case that could determine the future of abortion in America. Oral argument begins at 10 a.m. EST. We'll be live-tweeting the full argument. You can also listen live here: https://www.supremecourt.gov/oral_arguments/live.aspx.
Here's our preview from @AHoweBlogger: https://www.scotusblog.com/2021/11/roe-v-wade-hangs-in-balance-as-reshaped-court-prepares-to-hear-biggest-abortion-case-in-decades/
Our cross-platform coverage of Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization includes, of course, TikTok. Follow us there if you don't already! And tune in for @katieleebarlow's live dispatch from outside the court tomorrow morning at 9:30 a.m. EST.
SCOTUS was inundated with "friend of the court" briefs -- more than 140 of them -- in the abortion case being heard tomorrow. We reviewed them all. Here's a guide to the many arguments being pushed by academics, politicians, & interest groups in the case.
We read all the amicus briefs in Dobbs so you don’t have to - SCOTUSblog
More than 140 amicus briefs were filed in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the potentially momentou...