|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
Issue: Whether the Penobscot Indian Reservation includes only the uplands of the islands in the main stem of the Penobscot River or also includes the surrounding river, where the Penobscot have fished, hunted, and trapped since time immemorial.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Dec 03 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 6, 2022)|
|Dec 22 2021||Brief amici curiae of National Congress of American Indians and USET Sovereignty Protection Fund filed.|
|Dec 27 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 6, 2022 to March 7, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Dec 29 2021||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including March 7, 2022, for all respondents.|
|Jan 06 2022||Brief amicus curiae of The Maine Indian Tribal-State Commission filed. VIDED.|
|Jan 06 2022||Brief amici curiae of Members of the Congressional Native American Caucus filed. VIDED.|
JUST IN: The Supreme Court agrees to take up five new cases, including an appeal from a high school football coach who lost his job after he prayed on the field.
#SCOTUS will have more opinions next Thursday at 10 am.
A workplace vaccine-or-test requirement that would have covered 84 million workers -- blocked. A vaccine mandate for over 10 million health care workers -- allowed to take effect.
Full analysis from @AHoweBlogger on this afternoon's rulings:
Fractured court blocks vaccine-or-test requirement for large workplaces but green-lights vaccine mandate for health care workers - SCOTUSblog
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Here's a two-minute explainer from @katieleebarlow, SCOTUSblog's TikTokker-in-residence, on the pair of vaccine decisions the court just handed down.
BREAKING: The Supreme Court BLOCKS the federal government's COVID-19 vaccine-or-test requirement for large workplaces. The court ALLOWS a vaccine mandate for workers at federally funded health care facilities to take effect nationwide.
SCOTUS releases just one opinion today: an 8-1 decision on an arcane question of pension payments for "dual-status military technicians." The court rules in favor of the government's statutory interpretation and against the technicians. Barrett has the opinion; Gorsuch dissents.