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Trump v. Thompson

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-932 D.C. Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether a records request from the House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol violates the Constitution or laws of the United States, entitling former President Donald Trump to a preliminary injunction prohibiting production of the records to the committee.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Dec 23 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 24, 2022)
Dec 23 2021Application (21A272) for a stay pending disposition of the petition for a writ of certiorari, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Dec 23 2021Motion for expedited consideration of the petition for a writ of certiorari filed by respondents.
Dec 29 2021Supplemental brief of petitioner Donald J. Trump filed.
Dec 29 2021Motion for leave to file amicus curiae brief filed by Former Executive Branch Lawyers.
Dec 30 2021Brief of Executive Branch Respondents in opposition filed.
Dec 30 2021Response to application from Executive Branch Respondents filed.
Dec 30 2021Brief of respondents Bennie G. Thompson and the House of Representatives Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol in opposition filed.
Dec 30 2021Response to application from respondents Bennie G. Thompson and the House of Representatives Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol filed.
Jan 04 2022Motion for leave to file amici brief filed by States United Democracy Center and Former Federal, State, and Local Officials.
Jan 05 2022Amicus brief of Government Accountability Project, Government Information Watch, National Security Counselors, Louis Fisher, Heidi Kitrosser, Mark J. Rozell, Jonathan Shaub, and Mitchel A. Sollenberger submitted.
Jan 07 2022Brief amicus curiae of Former White House Chief of Staff Mark R. Meadows filed.
Jan 11 2022Brief amicus curiae of Jack Jordan filed.
Jan 11 2022Amicus brief of America First Legal Foundation submitted.