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Wolf v. Cook County

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19A905 N.D. Ill. TBD TBD TBD TBD OT 2020

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Feb 13 2020Application (19A905) for a stay, submitted to Justice Kavanaugh.
Feb 13 2020Response to application (19A905) requested by Justice Kavanaugh, due Wednesday, February 19, by 3 p.m. ET.
Feb 19 2020Response to application from respondents Cook County, IL, et al. filed.
Feb 20 2020Reply of applicant Wolf, Sec. of Homeland, et al.filed.
Feb 21 2020Application (19A905) referred to the Court.
Feb 21 2020Application (19A905) granted by the Court. The application for stay presented to JUSTICE KAVANAUGH and by him referred to the Court is granted, and the District Court’s October 14, 2019 order granting a preliminary injunction is stayed pending disposition of the Government’s appeal in the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and disposition of the Government’s petition for a writ of certiorari, if such writ is timely sought. Should the petition for a writ of certiorari be denied, this stay shall terminate automatically. In the event the petition for a writ of certiorari is granted, the stay shall terminate upon the sending down of the judgment of this Court. JUSTICE GINSBURG, JUSTICE BREYER, and JUSTICE KAGAN would deny the application. JUSTICE SOTOMAYOR, dissenting from the grant of stay. (Detached Opinion).
Apr 17 2020Motion to temporarily lift or modify stay filed by Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights, Inc.
Apr 23 2020Response to motion from Chad F. Wolf, et al. filed.
Apr 24 2020The motion to temporarily lift or modify stay is denied. This order does not preclude a filing in the District Court as counsel considers appropriate.
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