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Waleski v. Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP

Petition for certiorari denied on June 26, 2023
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22-914 2nd Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2022

Issue: Whether a federal court may assume “hypothetical” subject matter jurisdiction to reach a decision on issues of state law against the party challenging the court’s jurisdiction, when the very issue presented on appeal is that of federal subject matter jurisdiction.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 16 2023Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due April 19, 2023)
Apr 19 2023Brief of respondents Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads LLP, et al. in opposition filed.
May 08 2023Reply of petitioner Stanley Waleski filed. (Distributed)
May 09 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 5/25/2023.
May 30 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/1/2023.
Jun 05 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/8/2023.
Jun 12 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/15/2023.
Jun 20 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/22/2023.
Jun 26 2023Petition DENIED. Justice Thomas, with whom Justice Gorsuch and Justice Barrett join, dissenting from the denial of certiorari. (Detached Opinion)
Jul 21 2023Petition for Rehearing filed.
Sep 08 2023Rehearing DENIED.