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Securities and Exchange Commission v. Cochran

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-1239 5th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD OT 2022

Issue: Whether a federal district court has jurisdiction to hear a suit in which the respondent in an ongoing Securities and Exchange Commission administrative proceeding seeks to enjoin that proceeding, based on an alleged constitutional defect in the statutory provisions that govern the removal of the administrative law judge who will conduct the proceeding.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 11 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 11, 2022)
Mar 29 2022Brief of respondent Michelle Cochran filed.
Apr 08 2022Letter of April 8, 2022, from the Solicitor General filed.
Apr 11 2022Brief amici curiae of Raymond J. Lucia, Sr., et al. filed. (Distributed)
Apr 12 2022Letter of April 12, 2022 from counsel for respondent filed.
Apr 13 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/29/2022.
May 09 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/12/2022.
May 16 2022Petition GRANTED.
May 19 2022Letter of Securities and Exchange Commission, et al. submitted.