|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|20-326||11th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2020|
Issue: Whether the due process clause excuses the government’s knowing use of false testimony in a criminal prosecution so long as the government divulged evidence during discovery indicating that the testimony was false.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Sep 08 2020||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 13, 2020)|
|Oct 07 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 13, 2020 to November 12, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Oct 09 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including November 12, 2020.|
|Oct 13 2020||Brief amici curiae of National Association for Public Defense, et al. filed.|
|Oct 13 2020||Brief amicus curiae of Center on the Administration of Criminal Law at NYU School of Law filed.|
|Nov 10 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 12, 2020 to November 13, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Nov 12 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including November 13, 2020.|
|Nov 13 2020||Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed.|
|Nov 18 2020||Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period for the distribution of the petition for a writ of certiorari pursuant to Rule 15.5. filed.|
|Nov 24 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/11/2020.|
|Nov 24 2020||Reply of Mitchell J. Stein not accepted for filing. (November 24, 2020)|
|Nov 24 2020||Reply of petitioner Mitchell J. Stein filed. (Distributed)|
|Dec 14 2020||Petition DENIED.|
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JUST IN: By a 5-4 vote, the Supreme Court DENIES Yeshiva University's emergency request to intervene now in a dispute over whether the university must recognize an LGBTQ student group. Roberts and Kavanaugh join with Sotomayor, Kagan, and Jackson. https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/21pdf/22a184_3ea4.pdf
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