|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|19-164||6th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2019|
Issue: Whether federal courts have the authority to impose partial filing fees on habeas petitioners.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|May 08 2019||Application (18A1158) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from June 2, 2019 to August 1, 2019, submitted to Justice Sotomayor.|
|May 09 2019||Application (18A1158) granted by Justice Sotomayor extending the time to file until August 1, 2019.|
|Aug 01 2019||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 4, 2019)|
|Aug 28 2019||Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 4, 2019 to October 4, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Aug 30 2019||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including October 4, 2019.|
|Sep 04 2019||Brief amicus curiae of Sixth Circuit Appointed Counsel filed.|
|Sep 04 2019||Brief amici curiae of The Innocence Project, et al. filed.|
|Sep 24 2019||Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 4, 2019 to October 16, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Sep 25 2019||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including October 16, 2019.|
|Oct 16 2019||Brief of respondents Gregory Kizziah, Warden, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Oct 23 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/8/2019.|
|Oct 23 2019||Reply of petitioners David Samarripa, et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Nov 12 2019||Petition DENIED.|
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