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Docket for 06-6330
No. 06-6330
Title:
Derrick Kimbrough, Petitioner
v.
United States
Docketed:September 7, 2006
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  Case Nos.:(05-4554)
  Decision Date:May 9, 2006
  Rehearing Denied:June 6, 2006
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Sep 5 2006 Petition for a writ of certiorari and motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed. (Response due October 10, 2006)
Sep 13 2006 Waiver of right of respondent United States to respond filed.
Sep 21 2006 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of October 6, 2006.
Oct 5 2006 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of October 27, 2006.
Dec 14 2006 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 5, 2007.
Jan 4 2007 Response Requested . (Due February 5, 2007)
Jan 31 2007 Memorandum of respondent United States filed.
Feb 7 2007 Reply of petitioner Derrick Kimbrough filed.
Feb 15 2007 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 2, 2007.
Mar 8 2007 Letter of March 6, 2007, from counsel for petitioner received.
Jun 4 2007 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 7, 2007.
Jun 11 2007 Motion to proceed in forma pauperis and petition for a writ of certiorari GRANTED.
Jul 10 2007 Consent to the filing of amicus briefs in support of either party received from counsel for the petitioner.
Jul 10 2007 Motion to file Volume II of the joint appendix under seal filed by petitioner Derrick Kimbrough.
Jul 24 2007 Joint appendix filed. (Volume I)
Jul 26 2007 Brief amici curiae of Sentencing Project, and the Center for the Study of Race and Law at the University of Virginia School of Law
Jul 26 2007 Brief of petitioner Derrick Kimbrough filed.
Jul 26 2007 Brief amicus curiae of NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc. filed.
Jul 26 2007 Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed. VIDED.
Jul 26 2007 Brief amicus curiae of American Civil Liberties Union filed.
Jul 26 2007 Brief amici curiae of Federal Public and Community Defenders, et al. filed.
Jul 31 2007 Statement of cost for printing the joint appendix received pursuant to Rule 26.
Aug 8 2007 Record received from U.S.C.A. for Fourth Circuit. (1 envelope)
Aug 10 2007 Record received from U.S.D.C. for the Eastern District of Virginia. (Norfolk) (1 envelope)
Aug 14 2007 SET FOR ARGUMENT Tuesday, October 2, 2007.
Aug 16 2007 CIRCULATED.
Aug 20 2007 Motion to file Volume II of the joint appendix under seal GRANTED.
Aug 30 2007 Brief of respondent United States filed. (Distributed)
Sep 25 2007 Reply brief on the merits of petitioner Derrick Kimbrough filed.
Oct 2 2007 Argued. For petitioner: Michael S. Nachmanoff, Federal Public Defender for E. Dist. of Va., Alexandria, Va. For respondent: Michael R. Dreeben, Deputy Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.
Dec 10 2007 Judgment REVERSED and case REMANDED. Ginsburg, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Roberts, C. J., and Stevens, Scalia, Kennedy, Souter, and Breyer, JJ., joined. Scalia, J., filed a concurring opinion. Thomas, J., and Alito, J., filed a dissenting opinion.
Jan 11 2008 JUDGMENT ISSUED.
Feb 4 2008 Record returned to the U.S.C.A. for the 4th Circuit.
Feb 4 2008 Record returned to the U.S.D.C. for the Eastern District of Virginia.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Frances Hemsley Pratt Assistant Federal Public Defender(703) 600-0800
    Counsel of Record 1650 King Street
Suite 500
Alexandria, VA  22314
Fran_Pratt@fd.org
Party name: Derrick Kimbrough
 
Michael S. Nachmanoff Assistant Federal Public Defender(703) 600-0800
1650 King Street
Suite 500
Alexandria, VA  22314
michael_nachmanoff@fd.org
Party name: Derrick Kimbrough
Attorneys for Respondent:
Paul D. Clement Solicitor General(202) 514-2217
    Counsel of Record United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC  20530-0001
SupremeCtBriefs@USDOJ.gov
Party name: United States
 
Michael R. Dreeben Deputy Solicitor General(202) 514-2201
Department of Justice
Washington, DC  20530
michael.r.dreeben@usdoj.gov
Party name: United States
Other:
Miguel A. Estrada Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP(202) 955-8500
1050 Connecticut Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20036
mestrada@gibsondunn.com
Party name: National Association of Criminal Defense lawyers
 
Ian Heath Gershengorn Jenner & Block LLP(202) 639-6083
1099 New York Avenue, N.W., Suite 900
Washington, DC  20001-4412
igershengorn@jenner.com
Party name: NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc.
 
Mark Osler Baylor Law School(254) 710-4917
1114 South University Park Drive
Waco, TX  76798
Party name: Federal Public and Community Defenders, et al.
 
Matthew M. Shors O'Melveny & Myers LLP(202) 383-5300
1625 Eye Street, NW
Washington, DC  20006
mshors@omm.com
Party name: Sentencing Project, and the Center for Sudy of Race and Law at University of Virginia School of Law
 
Adam B. Wolf American Civil Liberties Union Foundation(831) 471-9000
1101 Pacific Avenue, Suite 333
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
awolf@aclu.org
Party name: American Civil Liberties Union
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