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Stewart v. City of Euclid, Ohio

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-951 6th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether, when a municipal employee has violated the Constitution, a plaintiff must point to “clearly established law” (such as would overcome a defense of qualified immunity by an individual officer) in order to prove deliberate indifference for municipal liability purposes.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jan 11 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 16, 2021)
Jan 21 2021Motion for leave to file amicus brief filed by Institute for Justice.
Jan 27 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from February 16, 2021 to March 18, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Jan 28 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including March 18, 2021.
Feb 08 2021Motion of Professor Seth Stoughton and Policing Scholars for leave to file amicus brief not accepted for filing. (February 09, 2021)
Feb 09 2021Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by Professor Seth Stoughton and Policing Scholars.
Feb 16 2021Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by Legal Scholars.