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Wolfe v. Virginia

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-1056 Va. Ct. App. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether a state court can avoid the federal constitutional issues raised by a vindictive prosecution claim, which challenges the state’s constitutional authority to convict and impose sentence, by applying a forfeiture rule that itself does not comply with constitutional due process.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jan 29 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 5, 2021)
Mar 01 2021Waiver of right of respondent Commonwealth of Virginia to respond filed.