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Sievers v. Nebraska

Petition for certiorari denied on June 24, 2019
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
18-1166 Neb. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2018

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.”

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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.
May 24 2019Brief of respondent Nebraska in opposition filed.
May 30 2019Letter from counsel for petitioner waiving the 14-day waiting period under Rule 15.5 filed.
Jun 03 2019Reply of petitioner Colton Sievers filed.
Jun 04 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/20/2019.
Jun 24 2019Petition DENIED.
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