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United States v. Gary

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-444 4th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether a defendant who pleaded guilty to possessing a firearm as a felon, in violation of 18 U.S.C. 922(g)(1) and 924(a), is automatically entitled to plain-error relief if the district court did not advise him that one element of that offense is knowledge of his status as a felon, regardless of whether he can show that the district court’s error affected the outcome of the proceedings.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Oct 05 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 6, 2020)
Oct 13 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 6, 2020 to December 8, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.
Oct 14 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including December 8, 2020.
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