|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|20-1698||8th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2021|
Issue: Whether the lower courts erred in holding that Petitioners lacked standing to seek declaratory relief concerning the retroactive application of newly revised policies concerning the grounds for dismissal and academic discipline to faculty who are on the tenure-track and faculty who have already earned tenure under prior Board of Trustees policies.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jun 03 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 8, 2021)|
|Jun 09 2021||Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Board of Trustees University of Arkansas System, et al.|
|Jun 09 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 8, 2021 to August 9, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Jun 10 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including August 9, 2021.|
|Jul 14 2021||Brief of respondents Board of Trustees University of Arkansas System, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Aug 04 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/27/2021.|
|Oct 04 2021||Petition DENIED.|
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