Docket for 13-895
No. 13-895
Vide 13-1138
Title:
Alabama Legislative Black Caucus, et al., Appellants
v.
Alabama, et al.
Docketed:January 27, 2014
Lower Ct:United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
  Case Nos.:(2:12-cv-691, 2:12-cv-1081)
  Decision Date:December 20, 2013
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Jan 23 2014 Statement as to jurisdiction filed. (Response due February 26, 2014)
Jan 23 2014 Appendix of Alabama Legislative Black Caucus, et al. filed.
Feb 4 2014 Order extending time to file response to statement as to jurisdiction to and including March 28, 2014.
Mar 24 2014 Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including April 21, 2014.
Apr 21 2014 Motion to dismiss or affirm filed by appellees Alabama, et al.
May 2 2014 Reply of appellants Alabama Legislative Black Caucus, et al. filed.
May 6 2014 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 22, 2014.
May 27 2014 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 29, 2014.
Jun 2 2014 PROBABLE JURISDICTION NOTED limited to Question 2 presented by the statement as to jurisdiction. Probable jurisdiction is noted in No. 13-1138 limited to Question 1 presented by the statement as to jurisdiction. The cases are consolidated and a total of one hour is allotted for oral argument.
Jul 10 2014 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the appellees.
Jul 22 2014 The time to file the joint appendix and appellants' briefs on the merits is extended to and including August 13, 2014.
Jul 22 2014 The time to file appellees' briefs on the merits is extended to and including October 9, 2014.
Aug 13 2014 Brief of appellants Alabama Legislative Black Caucus, et al. filed.
Aug 13 2014 Joint appendix filed. VIDED. (Statement of costs filed)
Aug 15 2014 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for the appellants.
Aug 20 2014 Brief amicus curiae of the United States in support of neither party filed. VIDED.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Appellants:
Eric Schnapper University of Washington School of Law(206) 616-3167
    Counsel of RecordP.O. Box 353020
Seattle, WA  98195
schnapp@u.washington.edu
Party name: Alabama Legislative Black Caucus, et al.
 
James H. Anderson Jackson, Anderson & Patty, P.C.(334) 834-5311
P.O. Box 1988
Montgomery, AL  36102
janderson@jaandp.com
Party name: Alabama Democratic Conference, et al.
 
James U. Blacksher P.O. Box 636 (205) 591-7238
Birmingham, AL  35201
jblacksher@ns.sympatico.ca
Party name: Alabama Legislative Black Caucus, et al.
 
Richard H. Pildes 40 Washington Square South(212) 998-6377
New York, NY  10012
pildes@exchange.law.nyu.edu
Party name: Alabama Democratic Conference, et al.
Attorneys for Appellees:
Andrew L. Brasher Solicitor General(334) 242-7300
    Counsel of Record Office of Attorney General
501 Washington Avenue
Montgomery, AL  36130
abrasher@ago.state.al.us
Party name: Alabama, et al.
Other:
Donald B. Verrilli Jr. Solicitor General(202) 514-2217
United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20530-0001
SupremeCtBriefs@USDOJ.gov
Party name: the United States in support of neither party