|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|18-420||4th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2018|
Issue: Whether a prisoner whose 28 U.S.C. § 2255 motion challenging the applicability of a statutory minimum was denied based on circuit precedent may later seek habeas relief on the ground that the circuit’s interpretation of the relevant statutes has changed.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Aug 29 2018||Application (18A224) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from September 9, 2018 to October 9, 2018, submitted to The Chief Justice.|
|Aug 29 2018||Application (18A224) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until October 9, 2018.|
|Oct 03 2018||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 5, 2018)|
|Nov 05 2018||Waiver of right of respondent Gerald Adrian Wheeler to respond filed.|
|Nov 07 2018||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/30/2018.|
|Nov 13 2018||Response Requested. (Due December 13, 2018)|
|Nov 20 2018||Motion to extend the time to file a response from December 13, 2018 to January 14, 2019, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Nov 27 2018||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including January 14, 2019.|
|Jan 14 2019||Motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed by respondent Gerald Adrian Wheeler.|
|Jan 14 2019||Brief of respondent Gerald Adrian Wheeler in opposition filed.|
|Jan 30 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/15/2019.|
|Jan 30 2019||Reply of petitioner United States of America filed. (Distributed)|
|Feb 19 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/22/2019.|
|Feb 25 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/1/2019.|
|Feb 28 2019||Letter of February 28, 2019 from the Solicitor General received. (Distributed)|
|Mar 01 2019||Letter of March 1, 2019 from counsel for respondent received. (Distributed)|
|Mar 11 2019||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/15/2019.|
|Mar 18 2019||Motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed by respondent GRANTED.|
|Mar 18 2019||Petition DENIED.|
Tomorrow morning the Supreme Court will hear oral argument in a pair of voting rights cases involving Section 2 of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, which prohibits policies or laws that result in racial discrimination in voting.
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