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Reyes-Romero v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-718 3rd Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether, when a district court considers awarding attorney’s fees and costs to a prevailing criminal defendant, the Hyde Amendment inquiry into whether “the position of the United States was vexatious, frivolous, or in bad faith” encompass actions of non-prosecutor government employees underlying the criminal case.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Nov 20 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 28, 2020)
Dec 20 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response from December 28, 2020 to January 27, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Dec 22 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including January 27, 2021.
Jan 07 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 27, 2021 to February 26, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Jan 11 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including February 26, 2021.
Feb 12 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from February 26, 2021 to March 26, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Feb 16 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including March 26, 2021.
Mar 22 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 26, 2021 to April 23, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Mar 23 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including April 23, 2021.
Apr 05 2021Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed.