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Tyler v. Hennepin County, Minnesota

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-166 8th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issues: (1) Whether taking and selling a home to satisfy a debt to the government, and keeping the surplus value as a windfall, violates the Fifth Amendment's takings clause; and (2) whether the forfeiture of property worth far more than needed to satisfy a debt, plus interest, penalties, and costs, is a fine within the meaning of the Eighth Amendment.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
May 09 2022Application (21A712) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from June 22, 2022 to August 10, 2022, submitted to Justice Kavanaugh.
May 13 2022Application (21A712) granted by Justice Kavanaugh extending the time to file until August 10, 2022.
Jul 25 2022Application (21A712) to extend further the time from August 10, 2022 to August 19, 2022, submitted to Justice Kavanaugh.
Jul 28 2022Application (21A712) granted by Justice Kavanaugh extending the time to file until August 19, 2022.
Aug 19 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due September 22, 2022)
Sep 09 2022Waiver of right of respondent Hennepin County, et al. to respond filed.
Sep 09 2022Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Geraldine Tyler
Sep 14 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/7/2022.
Sep 16 2022Brief amicus curiae of National Taxpayers Union Foundation filed. (Distributed)
Sep 20 2022Response Requested. (Due October 20, 2022)
Sep 20 2022Brief amici curiae of David C. Wilkes, et al. filed.
Sep 21 2022Brief amicus curiae of Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association filed.
Sep 21 2022Brief amicus curiae of Wisconsin Realtors Association filed.
Sep 22 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 20, 2022 to December 19, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Sep 22 2022Brief amici curiae of AARP and AARP Foundation filed.
Sep 22 2022Brief amicus curiae of PioneerLegal, LLC filed.
Sep 22 2022Brief amici curiae of Buckeye Institute and the Competitive Enterprise Institute filed.
Sep 23 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted in part and the time is extended to and including December 5, 2022.