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On Friday, the Supreme Court released orders from the January 17 conference, granting six cases for a total of three hours of oral argument. The justices are expected to release additional orders from the conference on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m.
On Tuesday at 10:00 a.m., the justices will hear oral argument in Shular v. United States. Click to read our preview from Leah Litman.
On Tuesday at 11:00 a.m., the justices will hear oral argument in GE Energy Power Conversion France v. Outokumpu Stainless USA. Click to read our preview from Ronald Mann.

White v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-723 4th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Fifth Amendment’s due process clause forbids the civil-commitment trial of an incompetent person whose prior conduct is disputed.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Sep 06 2019Application (19A238) for a stay of mandate pending the filing and disposition of a petition for a writ of certiorari, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Sep 11 2019Application (19A238) denied by The Chief Justice.
Nov 14 2019Motion (19M75) for leave to file a petition for a writ of certiorari under seal with redacted copies for the public record filed.
Nov 14 2019Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 8, 2020)
Nov 20 2019MOTION (19M75) DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/6/2019.
Dec 09 2019Motion (19M75) for leave to file a petition for a writ of certiorari under seal with redacted copies for the public record Granted.
Jan 08 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 8, 2020 to February 7, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.
Jan 09 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including February 7, 2020.
 
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