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Docket for 07-1372
No. 07-1372
Title:
Hawaii, et al., Petitioners
v.
Office of Hawaiian Affairs, et al.
Docketed:May 2, 2008
Lower Ct:Supreme Court of Hawaii
  Case Nos.:(25570)
  Decision Date:January 31, 2008
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Apr 29 2008 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due June 2, 2008)
May 7 2008 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including July 2, 2008, for all respondents.
Jun 2 2008 Brief amicus curiae of Pacific Legal Foundation filed.
Jun 2 2008 Brief of respondents Office of Hawaiian Affairs, et al. in opposition filed.
Jun 2 2008 Brief amicus curiae of Commissioner of Public Lands for the State of New Mexico filed.
Jun 2 2008 Brief amici curiae of Washington, et al. filed.
Jul 14 2008 Reply of petitioners Hawaii, et al. filed.
Jul 16 2008 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 29, 2008.
Oct 1 2008 Petition GRANTED.
Nov 6 2008 Letter from counsel for the petitioners consenting to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either or neither party, filed.
Nov 12 2008 The time within which to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is extended to and including December 4, 2008.
Nov 12 2008 The time within which to file respondents' brief on the merits is extended to and including January 21, 2009.
Dec 1 2008 Letter from counsel for the respondents consenting to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either or neither party filed.
Dec 4 2008 Joint appendix filed. Statement of costs received.
Dec 4 2008 Brief of petitioners Hawaii, et al. filed.
Dec 8 2008 SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Wednesday, February 25, 2009.
Dec 11 2008 Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.
Dec 11 2008 Brief amicus curiae of Mountain States Legal Foundation filed.
Dec 11 2008 Brief amici curiae of Pacific Legal Foundation, et al. filed.
Dec 11 2008 Brief amici curiae of Grassroot Institute of Hawaii, et al. filed.
Dec 11 2008 Brief amicus curiae of Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence filed.
Dec 11 2008 Brief amici curiae of Washington, et al. filed.
Dec 11 2008 Brief amicus curiae of Commissioner of Public Lands for the State of New Mexico filed.
Dec 19 2008 CIRCULATED.
Dec 31 2008 Record received from the Supreme Court of Hawaii. (1 box)
Jan 8 2009 Record received from the First Circuit Court of Hawaii. (11 boxes)
Jan 12 2009 The time within which to file respondents' brief on the merits is extended to and including January 22, 2009.
Jan 22 2009 Brief of respondents Office of Hawaiian Affairs, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jan 28 2009 Brief amici curiae of Native Hawaiians, Samuel L. Kealoha, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jan 29 2009 Motion of the Acting Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument filed.
Jan 29 2009 Brief amici curiae of Native Hawaiian Legal Corporation, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jan 29 2009 Brief amici curiae of Asian American Justice Center, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jan 29 2009 Brief amicus curiae of Hawai'i Congressional Delegation filed. (Distributed)
Jan 29 2009 Brief amicus curiae of Abigail Kinoiki Kekaulike Kawananakoa filed. (Distributed)
Jan 29 2009 Brief amici curiae of Sovereign Councils of the Hawaiian Homelands Assembly, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Jan 29 2009 Brief amicus curiae of Alaska Federation of Natives, Inc. filed. (Distributed).
Jan 29 2009 Brief amici curiae of Current and Former Hawaii State Officials filed. (Distributed)
Jan 29 2009 Brief amici curiae of Equal Justice Society, and Japanese American Citizens League filed. (Distributed)
Jan 29 2009 Brief amicus curiae of National Congress of American Indians filed. (Distributed)
Feb 3 2009 Corrected Petition Appendix A filed. (Distributed)
Feb 6 2009 Reply of petitioners Hawaii, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Feb 20 2009 Motion of the Acting Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument GRANTED.
Feb 25 2009 Argued. For petitioner: Mark J. Bennett, Attorney General, Honolulu, Haw.; and William M. Jay, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D.C. (for United States, as amicus curiae.) For respondents: Kannon K. Shanmugam, Washington, D.C>
Mar 31 2009 Judgment REVERSED and case REMANDED. Alito, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court.
May 4 2009 MANDATE ISSUED.
May 7 2009 Record returned to the Supreme Court of Hawaii.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioners:
Seth P. Waxman Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP(202) 663-6000
    Counsel of Record1875 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20006
seth.waxman@wilmerhale.com
Party name: Hawaii, et al.
 
Mark J. Bennett Attorney General(808)-586-1282
425 Queen Street
Honolulu, HI  96813
Party name: Hawaii, et al.
Attorneys for Respondents:
Kannon K. Shanmugam Williams & Connolly LLP(202) 434-5000
    Counsel of Record725 Twelfth Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20005
kshanmugam@wc.com
Party name: Office of Hawaiian Affairs, et al.
 
Sherry Phyllis Broder 841 Bishop Street (808) 531-1411
Suite 800
Honolulu, HI  96813
Party name: Office of Hawaiian Affairs, et al.
 
William K. Meheula Winer, Meheula & Devens LLP(808) 528-5003
707 Richards Street
Penthouse One
Honolulu, HI  96813
Party name: Office of Hawaiian Affairs, et al.
Other:
Turner W. Branch New Mexico State Land office(505) 827-5713
P.O. Box 1148
Santa Fe, NM  87504-5713
Party name: Commissioner of Public Lands for the State of New Mexico
 
H. William Burgess 2299C Round Top Drive(808) 947-3234
Honolulu, HI  96822
hwburgess@hawaii.rr.com
Party name: Grassroot Institute of Hawaii, et al.
 
David S. Case Landye Bennett Blumstein LLP(907) 276-5152
701 West 8th Ave., Suite 1200
Anchorage, AK  99501
Party name: Alaska Federation of Natives, Inc.
 
Anthony T. Caso Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence(714) 628-2666
c/o Dale E. Fowler School of Law at Chapman University
One University Drive
Orange, CA  92886
caso@chapman.edu
Party name: Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence
 
Jonathan M. Cohen Gilbert Oshinsky LLP(202) 772-2200
1100 New York Avenue, NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC  20005
cohenj@gotofirm.com
Party name: Asian American Justice Center, et al.
 
Christopher D. Coppin New Mexico State Land Office(505) 827-5713
P.O. Box 11148
Santa Fe, NM  87504-1148
Party name: Commissioner of Public Lands for the State of New Mexico
 
J. Scott Detamore Mountain States Legal Foundation(303) 292-2021
2596 South Lewis Way
Lakewood, CO  80227
detamore@mountainstateslegal.com
Party name: Mountain States Legal Foundation
 
John H. Findley Pacific Legal Foundation(916) 419-7111
3900 Lennane Drive, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA  95834
Party name: Pacific Legal Foundation, et al.
 
Jay D. Geck Deputy Solicitor General(360) 586-2697
Washington Office of Attorney General
1125 Washington Street, SE
Olympia, WA  98504-0100
jay.geck@atg.wa.gov
Party name: Washington, et al.
 
William M. Jay Goodwin Procter LLP(202) 346-4000
901 New York Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20001
wjay@goodwinprocter.com
Party name: Hawaii, et al. v. Office of Hawaiian Affairs, et al.
 
Elena Kagan Solicitor General(202) 514-2217
United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20530-0001
SupremeCtBriefs@USDOJ.gov
Party name: United States
 
Brian R. Matsui Morrison & Foerster LLP(202) 887-8784
2000 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20006
bmatsui@mofo.com
Party name: National Congress of American Indians
 
Charles A. Rothfeld Mayer Brown LLP(202) 263-3000
1999 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20006-1101
crothfeld@mayerbrown.com
Party name: Sovereign Councils of the Hawaiian Homelands Assembly, et al.
 
Walter R. Schoettle P.O. Box 596(808) 537-3514
Honolulu, HI  96809
papaaloa@umich.edu
Party name: Native Hawaiians, Samuel L. Kealoha, et al.
 
Virginia A. Seitz Sidley Austin LLP(202) 736-8000
1501 K Street, NW
Washington, DC  20005
vseitz@sidley.com
Party name: Current and Former Hawaii State Officials
 
Sri Srinivasan O'Melveny & Myers LLP(202) 383-5300
1625 Eye Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20006
ssrinivasan@omm.com
Party name: Hawai'i Congressional Delegation
 
Catherine E. Stetson Hogan Lovells US LLP(202) 637-5491
555 Thirteenth Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20004
cate.stetson@hoganlovells.com
Party name: Native Hawaiian Legal Corporation, et al.
 
George W. Van Buren 745 Fort Street, Suite 1950(808) 599-3800
Honolulu, HI  96813
Party name: Abigail Kinoiki Kekaulike Kawananakoa
 
Eric K. Yamamoto 2515 Dole Street(808) 956-6548
Honolulu, HI  96822
Party name: Equal Justice Society, and Japanese American Citizens League
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