Editor's Note :

close editor's note Editor's Note :

We hosted a symposium previewing Monday's argument in Trump v. New York. Click here to read all of the entries.

Williams v. Wilson

The district court’s April 22 and May 19 orders are stayed pending disposition of the government’s appeal in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit and further order of Justice Sonia Sotomayor or of the Supreme Court, on June 4, 2020.

Linked with:

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19A1047 6th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2019

Issue: Whether the Supreme Court should stay, pending appeal, both an April 22, 2020, order by a federal district court instructing officials at the Bureau of Prisons to evaluate elderly and high-risk prisoners for transfer out of a prison facility in Elkton, Ohio, where several inmates have died from COVID-19, and a May 19, 2020, order by the district court enforcing the original order.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jun 01 2020Application (19A1047) for a stay, submitted to Justice Sotomayor.
Jun 01 2020Response to application (19A1047) requested by Justice Sotomayor, due Wednesday, June 3, by noon ET.
Jun 03 2020Letter of applicants Mark Williams, Warden, et al. filed.
Jun 03 2020Response to application from respondents Craig Wilson, et al. filed.
Jun 04 2020Reply of applicants Mark Williams, Warden, et al. filed.
Jun 04 2020UPON CONSIDERATION of the application of counsel for the applicants, the response filed thereto, and the reply, IT IS ORDERED that the District Court’s April 22 and May 19 orders are hereby stayed pending disposition of the Government’s appeal in the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and further order of Justice Sotomayor or of the Court.
Oct 26 2020Letter of applicant received.
Oct 26 2020Application (19A1047) withdrawn.
Oct 26 2020Withdraw the Stay Application of Mark Williams, Warden, et al. submitted.
 
Share:
Term Snapshot
At a Glance
Awards