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The Supreme Court will release orders from the March 22 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday and Wednesday.
On Monday the Supreme Court hears oral argument in PDR Network, LLC v. Carlton & Harris Chiropractic Inc.; Christopher Walker has our preview.
On Monday the Supreme Court also hears oral argument in The Dutra Group v. Batterton; Joel Goldstein has our preview.

Parker v. Montgomery County Correctional Facility

Petition for certiorari denied on March 19, 2018
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-779 3d Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2017

Issue: Whether the “three strikes” provision of the federal in forma pauperis statute, 28 U.S.C. § 1915(g), bars a prisoner from appealing in forma pauperis a district court dismissal constituting a third strike.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Nov 27 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 28, 2017)
Dec 15 2017Waiver of right of respondent Montgomery County Correctional Facility & County of Montgomery to respond filed.
Dec 22 2017Brief amicus curiae of Constitutional Accountability Center filed.
Dec 27 2017Brief amicus curiae of The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed.
Jan 03 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/19/2018.
Jan 04 2018Response Requested. (Due February 5, 2018)
Feb 05 2018Brief of respondents Montgomery County Correctional Facility, et al., in opposition filed.
Feb 20 2018Reply of petitioner Jason Parker filed. (Distributed)
Feb 21 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/16/2018.
Mar 19 2018Petition DENIED.
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