|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.|
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