|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|20-994||9th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2021|
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jan 21 2021||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 25, 2021)|
|Jan 26 2021||Waiver of right of respondent The Environmental Protection Commission of Hillsborough County, Florida, et al. to respond filed.|
|Feb 03 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/19/2021.|
|Feb 04 2021||Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., et al.|
|Feb 16 2021||Response Requested. (Due March 18, 2021)|
|Feb 16 2021||Brief amici curiae of International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers, European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association, and European Association of Automotive Suppliers filed.|
|Feb 16 2021||Brief amici curiae of Product Liability Advisory Council, Inc. and the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association filed.|
|Feb 16 2021||Brief amici curiae of Former Environmental Protection Agency Officials, et al. filed.|
|Feb 22 2021||Brief amici curiae of Alliance for Automotive Innovation and National Automobile Dealers Association filed.|
|Mar 18 2021||Brief of respondents The Environmental Protection Commission of Hillsborough County, Florida, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Apr 06 2021||Reply of petitioners Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Apr 07 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/23/2021.|
|Apr 26 2021||The Acting Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States. Justice Breyer took no part in the consideration of this petition.|
|Sep 27 2021||Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.|
|Oct 11 2021||Supplemental brief of petitioners Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)|
|Oct 13 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/29/2021.|
|Nov 01 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/5/2021.|
|Nov 08 2021||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/12/2021.|
|Nov 15 2021||Petition DENIED. Justice Breyer took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.|
A majority of the Supreme Court seems inclined to uphold Mississippi's 15-week abortion law, but the six conservative justices appear divided about whether to entirely overrule Roe v. Wade. @AHoweBlogger's first take from this morning's argument:
Majority of court appears poised to uphold Mississippi’s ban on most abortions after 15 weeks - SCOTUSblog
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Starting momentarily: Oral argument in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a case involving Mississippi’s attempt to ban nearly all abortions after 15 weeks. The state has asked the court to overturn Roe v. Wade. We’ll be live-tweeting the argument here in this thread.
Twenty minutes before the start of oral argument, here’s the scene outside the Supreme Court.
Photos by @katieleebarlow.
TODAY AT SCOTUS: The case that could determine the future of abortion in America. Oral argument begins at 10 a.m. EST. We'll be live-tweeting the full argument. You can also listen live here: https://www.supremecourt.gov/oral_arguments/live.aspx.
Here's our preview from @AHoweBlogger: https://www.scotusblog.com/2021/11/roe-v-wade-hangs-in-balance-as-reshaped-court-prepares-to-hear-biggest-abortion-case-in-decades/
Our cross-platform coverage of Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization includes, of course, TikTok. Follow us there if you don't already! And tune in for @katieleebarlow's live dispatch from outside the court tomorrow morning at 9:30 a.m. EST.
SCOTUS was inundated with "friend of the court" briefs -- more than 140 of them -- in the abortion case being heard tomorrow. We reviewed them all. Here's a guide to the many arguments being pushed by academics, politicians, & interest groups in the case.
We read all the amicus briefs in Dobbs so you don’t have to - SCOTUSblog
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