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Sievers v. Nebraska

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-1166 Neb. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether Illinois v. Lidster allows the police to stop a criminal suspect in the absence of reasonable suspicion on the ground that the stop is merely “information-seeking.”

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 07 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 8, 2019)
Apr 01 2019Waiver of Nebraska of right to respond not accepted for filing. (April 02, 2019) (Corrected efiling submitted).
Apr 02 2019Waiver of right of respondent Nebraska to respond filed.
Apr 10 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/26/2019.
Apr 18 2019Response Requested. (Due May 20, 2019)
May 17 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 20, 2019 to June 3, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.
May 20 2019Brief amici curiae of Policing Project at New York University School of Law, et al. filed.
May 22 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted in part and the time is extended to and including May 29, 2019.
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