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Shoop v. Twyford

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-511 6th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether federal courts may use the All Writs Act to order the transportation of state prisoners for reasons not enumerated in 28 U.S.C. § 2241(c); and (2) whether, before a court grants an order allowing a habeas petitioner to develop new evidence, it must determine whether the evidence could aid the petitioner in proving his entitlement to habeas relief, and whether the evidence may permissibly be considered by a habeas court.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Oct 04 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 5, 2021)