Docket for 07-772
No. 07-772
Title:
Doug Waddington, Superintendent, Washington Corrections Center, Petitioner
v.
Cesar Sarausad
Docketed:December 11, 2007
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  Case Nos.:(05-35062)
  Decision Date:March 19, 2007
  Rehearing Denied:September 10, 2007
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Dec 7 2007 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 10, 2008)
Dec 7 2007 Appendix of Doug Waddington, Superintendent, Washington Corrections Center filed.
Jan 3 2008 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including February 11, 2008.
Feb 5 2008 Brief of respondent Cesar Sarausad in opposition filed.
Feb 5 2008 Motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed by respondent Cesar Sarausad.
Feb 20 2008 Reply of petitioner Doug Waddington, Superintendent, Washington Corrections Center filed.
Feb 27 2008 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 14, 2008.
Mar 17 2008 Motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed by respondent GRANTED.
Mar 17 2008 Petition GRANTED.
Apr 8 2008 The time within which to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including May 23, 2008.
May 23 2008 Joint appendix filed.
May 23 2008 Brief of petitioner Doug Waddington, Superintendent, Washington Corrections Center filed.
Jun 9 2008 SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Wednesday, October 15, 2008.
Jun 10 2008 Motion to appoint counsel filed by respondent Cesar Sarausad. (CL Page 158)
Jun 20 2008 The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including August 6, 2008.
Jun 25 2008 Motion DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 29, 2008.
Jul 17 2008 CIRCULATED
Jul 31 2008 Record received from U.S.C.A. for the 9th Circuit. (2 boxes) (U.S.D.C. record included)
Aug 4 2008 The time within which to file respondent's brief on the merits is further extended to and including August 20, 2008.
Aug 7 2008 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either or neither party received from counsel for the respondent.
Aug 18 2008 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or neither party received from counsel for the petitioner.
Aug 18 2008 Consent to the filing of amicus briefs, in support of either party or neither party, received from cunsel for the petitioner.
Aug 20 2008 Brief of respondent Cesar Sarausad filed. (Distributed)
Aug 27 2008 Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed. (Distributed)
Sep 19 2008 Reply of petitioner Doug Waddington, Superintendent, Washington Corrections Center filed. (Distributed)
Oct 6 2008 Motion to appoint counsel filed by respondent GRANTED. Patricia Novotny, Esquire, of Seattle, Washington, is appointed to serve as counsel for the respondent in this case.
Oct 15 2008 Argued. For petitioner: William B. Collins, Deputy Solicitor General, Olympia, Wash. For respondent: Jeffrey Fisher, Stanford, Cal.
Jan 21 2009 Judgment REVERSED and case REMANDED. Thomas, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Roberts, C. J., and Scalia, Kennedy, Breyer, and Alito, JJ., joined. Souter, J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which Stevens and Ginsburg, JJ., joined.
Feb 23 2009 Judgment Issued



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
John J. Samson Office of the Attorney General (360) 586-1445
    Counsel of RecordP.O. Box 40116
Olympia, WA  98504-0116
Johns@atg.wa.gov
Party name: Doug Waddington, Superintendent, Washington Corrections Center
 
William B. Collins Deputy Solicitor General(360) 753-6245
P.O. Box 40100
Olympia, WA  98504-0100
billc@atg.wa.gov
Party name: Doug Waddington, Superintendent, Washington Corrections Center
Attorneys for Respondent:
Patricia Novotny Patricia Novotny - Attorney At Law(206) 525-0711
    Counsel of Record3418 N.E. 65th Street
Suite A
Seattle, WA  98115
novotnylaw@comcast.net
Party name: Cesar Sarausad
 
Jeffrey L. Fisher Stanford Law School, Supreme Court Litigation Clinic(650) 724-7081
559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA  94305-8610
jlfisher@law.stanford.edu
Party name: Cesar Sarausad
 
David B. Zuckerman 1300 Hoge Building(206) 623-1595
705 Second Ave
Seattle, WA  98104
dbz@nwlink.com
Party name: Cesar Sarausad
Other:
Craig D. Singer Williams & Connolly LLP(202) 434-5000
725 Twelfth Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20005
Party name: National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers