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Recovery Innovations Inc. v. Rawson

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-1287 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether through the provision of mental health services, a private, nonprofit hospital and private health care providers become state actors, subject to claims under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, when they provide mental health services to a person who was deemed to be “gravely disabled” and to “present[] a likelihood of serious harm to others” under the state’s involuntary commitment law.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 12 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 15, 2021)
Mar 17 2021Waiver of right of respondent Kenneth Rawson to respond filed.
Mar 31 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/16/2021.
Apr 12 2021Response Requested. (Due May 12, 2021)
Apr 19 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 12, 2021 to July 12, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Apr 20 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including July 12, 2021.