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Docket for 15-339
No. 15-339
Title:
Michael Ross, Petitioner
v.
Shaidon Blake
Docketed:September 17, 2015
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  Case Nos.:(1307279)
  Decision Date:May 21, 2015
  Rehearing Denied:June 16, 2015
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Sep 14 2015 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 19, 2015)
Sep 23 2015 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs, in support of either party or of neither party, received from counsel for petitioner.
Oct 14 2015 Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 18, 2015.
Oct 19 2015 Brief amici curiae of West Virginia, and 21 Other States filed.
Nov 2 2015 Brief of respondent Shaidon Blake in opposition filed.
Nov 16 2015 Reply of petitioner Michael Ross filed. (Distributed)
Nov 17 2015 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of December 4, 2015.
Dec 7 2015 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of December 11, 2015.
Dec 11 2015 Petition GRANTED.
Jan 15 2016 The time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including January 27, 2016.
Jan 22 2016 The time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is further extended to and including January 29, 2016.
Jan 22 2016 The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including March 3, 2016.
Jan 29 2016 SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Jan 29 2016 Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed)
Jan 29 2016 Brief of petitioner Michael Ross filed.
Feb 5 2016 Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.
Feb 5 2016 Brief amici curiae of West Virginia and 38 Other States filed.
Feb 8 2016 Record requested from U.S.C.A. 4th Circuit.
Feb 11 2016 Record received from U.S.C.A. 4th Circuit is electronic and located on PACER.
Feb 18 2016 Record received from U.S.D.C. Dist. of Maryland Southern Div. is electronic and located on PACER. Sealed records are also electronic, not on PACER.
Feb 23 2016 CIRCULATED.
Mar 1 2016 Proposal of counsel for respondent to lodge bound copies of non-record materials cited in respondent's brief on the merits.
Mar 3 2016 Brief of respondent Shaidon Blake filed. (Distributed)
Mar 7 2016 Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument filed.
Mar 8 2016 Brief amici curiae of Legal Aid Society of New York and Morningside Heights Legal Services, Inc. filed. (Distributed)
Mar 10 2016 Brief amicus curiae of National Police Accountability Project and Human Rights Defense Center filed. (Distributed)
Mar 17 2016 Proposal of counsel for petitioner to lodge copies of non-record materials cited in the reply brief on the merits.
Mar 18 2016 Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument GRANTED.
Mar 21 2016 Reply of petitioner Michael Ross filed. (Distributed).
Mar 23 2016 The Clerk has approved respondent's lodging proposal. Copies of non-record material received and distributed.
Mar 24 2016 The Clerk has approved petitioner's lodging proposal. Copies of cited material received and distributed.
Mar 29 2016 Argued. For petitioner: Julia Doyle Bernhardt, Assistant Attorney General, Baltimore, Md.; and Zachary D. Tripp, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. (for United States, as amicus curiae.) For respondent: Paul W. Hughes, Washington, D. C.
Jun 6 2016 Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED. Kagan, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Roberts, C. J., and Kennedy, Ginsburg, Alito, and Sotomayor, JJ., joined. Thomas, J., filed an opinion concurring in part and concurring in the judgment. Breyer, J., filed an opinion concurring in part.
Jul 8 2016 JUDGMENT ISSUED



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Petitioner:
Julia Doyle Bernhardt Deputy Chief of Litigation(410) 576-7291
    Counsel of Record Civil Litigation Division
200 Saint Paul Place, 20th Floor
Baltimore,, MD  21202
jbernhardt@oag.state.md.us
Party name: Michael Ross
Attorneys for Respondent:
Paul W. Hughes Mayer Brown LLP(202)-263-3147
    Counsel of Record1999 K Street NW
Washington, DC  20006-1101
phughes@mayerbrown.com
Party name: Shaidon Blake
Other:
John Boston The Legal Aid Society of New York(212) 577-3530
199 Water Street
New York, NY  10038
jboston@legal-aid.org
Party name: Legal Aid Society of New York and Morningside Heights Legal Services, Inc.
 
Elbert Lin Solicitor General(304) 558-2021
Office of Attorney General
State Capitol
Building 1, Room E-26
Charleston, WV  25305
Elbert.Lin@wvago.gov
Party name: West Virginia and 21 Other States
 
Elbert Lin State Capitol Bulding 1, Room E-26(202)-479-3433
Charleston, WV  25305
elbert.lin@aya.yale.edu
Party name: West Virginia and 38 Other States
 
Zachary D. Tripp Assistant to the Solicitor General(202) 514-2201
Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC  20543
zack.tripp@usdoj.gov
Party name: United States
 
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: United States
 
Christopher Wimmer Emergent (415) 894-9284
535 Mission Street
14th Floor
San Francisco, CA  94105
chris@emergent.law
Party name: National Police Accountability Project and Human Rights Defense Center
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