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Docket for 15-1256
No. 15-1256
Title:
Shannon Nelson, Petitioner
v.
Colorado
Docketed:April 8, 2016
Lower Ct:Supreme Court of Colorado
  Case Nos.:(13SC495)
  Decision Date:December 21, 2015
  Rehearing Denied:February 8, 2016
Rule 12.4
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Apr 6 2016 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 9, 2016)
Apr 19 2016 Waiver of right of respondent Colorado to respond filed.
May 3 2016 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 19, 2016.
May 11 2016 Response Requested . (Due June 10, 2016)
May 20 2016 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including August 9, 2016.
Jun 10 2016 Brief amicus curiae of Colorado Criminal Defense Bar filed.
Aug 9 2016 Brief of respondent Colorado in opposition filed.
Aug 18 2016 Reply of petitioners Shannon Nelson and Louis Alonzo Madden filed.
Aug 24 2016 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of September 26, 2016.
Sep 29 2016 Petition GRANTED.
Nov 14 2016 Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed)
Nov 14 2016 Brief of petitioners Shannon Nelson and Louis Alonzo Madden filed.
Nov 17 2016 Brief amicus curiae of Pacific Legal Foundation filed.
Nov 18 2016 Brief amici curiae of Institute for Justice and the Cato Institute filed.
Nov 21 2016 Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed.
Dec 5 2016 SET FOR ARGUMENT on Monday, January 9, 2017.
Dec 7 2016 Record requested from the Supreme Court of Colorado.
Dec 12 2016 CIRCULATED.
Dec 13 2016 Record received from the Supreme Court of Colorado in Case 13SC495. 1 Box (part of the record is SEALED).
Dec 14 2016 Brief of respondent Colorado filed. (Distributed)
Dec 22 2016 Reply of petitioners Shannon Nelson and Louis Alonzo Madden filed. (Distributed)
Jan 5 2017 Record received from the Supreme Court of Colorado in Case 13SC496. 1 Box (part of the record is SEALED).
Jan 9 2017 Argued. For petitioners: Stuart Banner, Los Angeles, Cal. For respondent: Frederick R. Yarger, Solicitor General, Denver, Colo.
Mar 28 2017 Letter dated March 24, 2017, from counsel for the respondent informing the Court of recently enacted legislation received. (Distributed)
Apr 19 2017 Judgment REVERSED and case REMANDED. Ginsburg, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Roberts, C. J., and Kennedy, Breyer, Sotomayor, and Kagan, JJ., joined. Alito, J., filed an opinion concurring in the judgment. Thomas, J., filed a dissenting opinion. Gorsuch, J., took no part in the consideration or decision of the cases.
May 22 2017 JUDGMENT ISSUED.
May 22 2017 MANDATE ISSUED.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Stuart Banner UCLA School of Law(310) 206-8506
    Counsel of RecordSupreme Court Clinic
405 Hilgard Avenue
Los Angeles, CA  90095
banner@law.ucla.edu
Party name: Shannon Nelson and Louis Alonzo Madden
Attorneys for Respondent:
Frederick R. Yarger Solicitor General(720) 508-6000
    Counsel of Record Colorado Judicial Center
1300 Broadway, 10th Floor
Denver, CO  80203
fred.yarger@coag.gov
Party name: Colorado
 
L. Andrew Cooper Deputy Attorney General(720) 508-6465
Criminal Appeals Section
1300 Broadway, 10th Floor
Denver, CO  80203
andrew.cooper@coag.gov
Party name: Colorado
 
Glenn E. Roper Deputy Solicitor General720-508-6562
1300 Broadway, 10th floor
Denver, CO  80203
glenn.roper@coag.gov
Party name: Colorado
Other:
Robert Fishman Ridley, McGreevy & Winocur, PC(303) 629-9700
303 16th Street, Suite 200
Denver, CO  80202
fishman@ridleylaw.com
Party name: Colorado Criminal Defense Bar
 
M. Reed Hopper Pacific Legal Foundation(916) 419-7111
930 G Street
Sacramento, CA  95814
mrh@pacificlegal.org
Party name: Pacific Legal Foundation
 
Andrew J. Pincus Mayer Brown LLP(202) 263-3000
1999 K Street, NW
Washington, DC  20006
apincus@mayerbrown.com
Party name: The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
 
David Gordon Post 3225 33rd Place, NW (202) 256-7375
Washington, DC  20008
david.g.post@gmail.com
Party name: Institute for Justice and Cato Institute
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