|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|14-708||5th Cir. -||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2014|
Issue: (1) Whether the Fifth Circuit erred in refusing to find a triable issue as to whether there is a “policy” or “custom” when there was significant evidence of Brady v. Maryland violations by the Orleans Parish District Attorney in this and many other cases; and (2) whether proving municipal policy or custom requires proving similar unconstitutional acts that occurred before the events giving rise to the lawsuit or whether proof of a policy or custom can be based, in part, on similar unconstitutional acts that occurred following the events involving these plaintiffs.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Dec 15 2014||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 16, 2015)|
|Jan 8 2015||Order extending time to file response to petition to and including February 17, 2015, for all respondents.|
|Feb 12 2015||Brief of respondents George Heath, Joseph Miceli and the City of New Orleans in opposition filed.|
|Feb 12 2015||Brief of respondents Harry F. Connick, in His Capacity as District Attorney, Parish of Orleans, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Mar 3 2015||Reply of petitioners Earl Truvia and Gregory Bright filed. (Distributed)|
|Mar 4 2015||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 20, 2015.|
|Mar 23 2015||Petition DENIED.|
Wait wut.. RBG ghost-wrote the equal protection bits of Obergefell?!
And I learned this on @SCOTUSblog’s TikTok?! https://www.tiktok.com/@scotusblog/video/6922179577724931333
"This is not our first commission rodeo” says Levy. 😉
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Thanks, @SCOTUSblog and Kalvis Golde!
Spilling SCOTUS tea on TikTok today. Well, actually, @eskridgebill spilled the tea, we just tok’d about it. 🍵
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