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Territory of American Samoa v. National Marine Fisheries Service

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-1180 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Deeds of Cession, by which the territory of American Samoa became part of the United States, establish binding and enforceable obligations on the United States and its agencies.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Feb 22 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 29, 2021)
Mar 24 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 29, 2021 to April 28, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Mar 25 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 28, 2021.