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This week, we are hosting a symposium before oral argument on December 2 in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. City of New York. Click here to read the contributions.

Paul v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
17-8830 6th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act’s delegation to the U.S. attorney general in 34 U.S.C. § 20913(d) (formerly 42 U.S.C. § 16913(d)) violates the constitutional nondelegation doctrine.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 06 2018Application (17A968) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from March 11, 2018 to May 4, 2018, submitted to Justice Kagan.
Mar 14 2018Application (17A968) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until May 4, 2018.
May 04 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari and motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed. (Response due June 7, 2018)
Jun 06 2018Memorandum of respondent United States filed.
Jun 21 2018DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/24/2018.
Jun 26 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/27/2019.
Oct 15 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/18/2019.
Oct 28 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/1/2019.
Nov 04 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/8/2019.
Nov 12 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/15/2019.
Nov 18 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/22/2019.
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