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Williams v. United States

Petition for certiorari denied on February 28, 2022
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-767 7th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2021

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.
Jan 24 2022Memorandum for the United States in opposition filed.
Feb 09 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/25/2022.
Feb 28 2022Petition DENIED.