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Russell v. New Jersey

Petition for certiorari denied on October 4, 2021
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-1419 N.J. Super. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2021

Issues: (1) Whether the Second Amendment protects the right to carry arms outside of the home for self-defense; and (2) whether the government may deny law-abiding citizens their exercise of the right to carry a handgun outside of their homes by conditioning the exercise of the right on showings of need.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Apr 02 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 10, 2021)
Apr 13 2021Waiver of right of respondent New Jersey to respond filed.
May 11 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/27/2021.
May 17 2021Response Requested. (Due June 16, 2021)
Jun 09 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from June 16, 2021 to July 16, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Jun 09 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including July 16, 2021.
Jul 15 2021Brief of respondent State of New Jersey in opposition filed.
Jul 26 2021Reply of petitioner Reb Russell filed.
Aug 04 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/27/2021.
Oct 04 2021Petition DENIED.