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Williams v. United States

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-767 7th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether a district court may consider the 2018 amendment to the sentences mandated by 18 U.S.C. § 924(c) in determining whether a defendant has shown “extraordinary and compelling reasons” warranting a sentence reduction under 18 U.S.C. § 3582(c)(1)(A)(i).

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Nov 19 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 23, 2021)
Dec 15 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from December 23, 2021 to January 24, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Dec 17 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including January 24, 2022.
Dec 21 2021Brief amici curiae of FAMM and NACDL filed.