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Smith v. Spizzirri

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-1218 9th Cir. Apr 22, 2024
TBD TBD TBD OT 2023

Issue: Whether Section 3 of the Federal Arbitration Act requires district courts to stay a lawsuit pending arbitration, or whether district courts have discretion to dismiss when all claims are subject to arbitration.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jun 14 2023Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 17, 2023)
Aug 02 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/26/2023.
Aug 04 2023Response Requested. (Due September 5, 2023)
Sep 05 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response from September 5, 2023 to October 5, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.
Sep 06 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including October 5, 2023.
Oct 05 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 5, 2023 to November 6, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.
Oct 06 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including November 6, 2023.
Oct 25 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 6, 2023 to December 4, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.
Oct 26 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including December 4, 2023.
Dec 04 2023Brief of respondents Keith Spizzirri, et al. in opposition filed.
Dec 20 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/5/2024.
Dec 21 2023Reply of petitioners Wendy Smith, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jan 08 2024DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/12/2024.
Jan 12 2024Petition GRANTED.
Feb 16 2024SET FOR ARGUMENT on Monday, April 22, 2024.
Feb 21 2024Record requested from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.