|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|19-893||2nd Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2019|
Issues: (1) Whether the First Amendment protects speech by a public official that is required by law and that reports and exposes corruption; and (2) whether speech by a public official reporting misconduct to external government officials, outside the chain of command, is protected by the First Amendment, as held by the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 5th, 9th and 10th Circuits, or whether such speech is unprotected under Garcetti v. Ceballos as held by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit in this case and by the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 6th and District of Columbia Circuits.
|Date||Proceedings and Orders |
|Jan 15 2020||Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 18, 2020)|
|Feb 04 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response from February 18, 2020 to March 19, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.|
|Feb 05 2020||Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including March 19, 2020, for all respondents.|
|Mar 17 2020||Brief of respondents Hempstead Unified School District, et al. in opposition filed.|
|Mar 30 2020||Reply of petitioner Shimon Waronker filed. (Distributed)|
|Apr 01 2020||DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/17/2020.|
|Apr 20 2020||Petition DENIED.|
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
With COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations reaching a new record high as a result of the Omicron variant, the Suprem...
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.