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United States v. California

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-532 9th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether provisions of California law that, with certain limited exceptions, prohibit state law-enforcement officials from providing federal immigration authorities with release dates and other information about individuals subject to federal immigration enforcement, and restrict the transfer of aliens in state custody to federal immigration custody, are preempted by federal law or barred by intergovernmental immunity.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Sep 13 2019Application (19A295) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from September 24, 2019 to October 24, 2019, submitted to Justice Kagan.
Sep 14 2019Application (19A295) granted by Justice Kagan extending the time to file until October 24, 2019.
Oct 22 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 22, 2019)
Nov 05 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 22, 2019 to December 23, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.
Nov 07 2019Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 23, 2019.
Nov 22 2019Brief amici curiae of California Municipalities and Elected Officials filed.
Nov 22 2019Brief amicus curiae of National Sheriffs' Association filed.
Nov 22 2019Brief amicus curiae of Southeastern Legal Foundation filed.
Dec 19 2019Letter waiving the 14-day waiting period for the distribution of the petition under Rule 15.5 filed.
Dec 20 2019Brief of respondents State of California, et al. in opposition filed.
Dec 23 2019DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/10/2020.
Jan 02 2020Reply of petitioner United States filed. (Distributed)
Jan 13 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/17/2020.
Mar 03 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/6/2020.
Mar 16 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/20/2020.
Mar 23 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/27/2020.
Mar 30 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/3/2020.
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