Docket for 10-1543
No. 10-1543
Title:
Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General, Petitioner
v.
Damien Antonio Sawyers
Docketed:June 23, 2011
Linked with 10A1013
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  Case Nos.:(08-70181)
  Decision Date:October 14, 2010
  Rehearing Denied:February 1, 2011
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Apr 14 2011 Application (10A1013) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from May 2, 2011 to June 1, 2011, submitted to Justice Kennedy.
Apr 20 2011 Application (10A1013) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until June 1, 2011.
May 20 2011 Application (10A1013) to extend further the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from June 1, 2011 to June 23, 2011, submitted to Justice Kennedy.
May 25 2011 Application (10A1013) granted by Justice Kennedy extending the time to file until June 23, 2011.
Jun 23 2011 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 25, 2011)
Jul 21 2011 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including August 24, 2011.
Aug 24 2011 Brief of respondent Damien Antonio Sawyers in opposition filed.
Sep 7 2011 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 26, 2011.
Sep 8 2011 Reply of petitioner Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General filed. VIDED. (Distributed)
Sep 27 2011 Petition GRANTED the petition for writ of certiorari in No. 10-1542 is granted. The cases are consolidated and a total of one hour is allotted for oral argument. VIDED.
Nov 14 2011 SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Wednesday, January 18, 2012.
Nov 14 2011 Brief of petitioner Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General filed. VIDED.
Nov 14 2011 Joint appendix filed.
Nov 18 2011 CIRCULATED.
Nov 18 2011 Record received from U.S.C.A. for Ninth Circuit. (1 envelope)
Dec 14 2011 Brief of respondent Damien Antonio Sawyers filed. (Distributed)
Dec 20 2011 Motion for divided argument filed by respondents. VIDED.
Dec 21 2011 Brief amicus curiae of National Immigration Justice Center filed. VIDED. (Distributed)
Jan 6 2012 Motion for divided argument filed by respondents GRANTED. VIDED.
Jan 11 2012 Reply of petitioner Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General filed. VIDED. (Distributed)
Jan 18 2012 Argued. For petitioner: Leondra R. Kruger, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. For respondent in No. 10-1542: Stephen B. Kinnaird, Washington, D. C. For respondent in No. 10-1543: Charles A. Rothfeld, Washington, D. C.
May 21 2012 Judgment REVERSED and case REMANDED. Kagan, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court. VIDED.
Jun 22 2012 JUDGMENT ISSUED.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Donald B. Verrilli Jr. Solicitor General(202) 514-2217
    Counsel of Record United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20530-0001
SupremeCtBriefs@USDOJ.gov
Party name: Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
Attorneys for Respondent:
Charles A. Rothfeld Mayer Brown LLP(202) 263-3000
    Counsel of Record1999 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20006-1101
crothfeld@mayerbrown.com
Party name: Damien Antonio Sawyers
 
Stephen B. Kinnaird Paul Hastings LLP(202) 551-1700
875 15th Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20005
stephenkinnaird@paulhastings.com
Party name: Carlos Martinez Guiterrez
Other:
Jeffrey T. Green Sidley Austin LLP(202) 736-8000
1501 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20005
jgreen@sidley.com
Party name: National Immigration Justice Center