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Docket for 16-1023
No. 16-1023
Title:
North Carolina, et al., Appellants
v.
Sandra Little Covington, et al.
Docketed:February 23, 2017
Linked with 16A646
Lower Ct:United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
  Case Nos.:(1:15-cv-399)
  Decision Date:November 29, 2016

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Dec 30 2016 Application (16A646) for a stay of remedial order pending resolution of direct appeal in this Court, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Jan 3 2017 Response Requested due no later than noon on January 9, 2017
Jan 9 2017 Response to application from respondent Sandra Little Covington, et al. filed.
Jan 10 2017 Reply of applicant North Carolina, et al., Appellants filed.
Jan 10 2017 Application (16A646) referred to the Court.
Jan 10 2017 Application (16A646) granted by the Court. The application for stay of the order of the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina, case No. 1:15-CV-399, entered on November 29, 2016, presented to The Chief Justice and by him referred to the Court is granted, pending the timely filing of a statement as to jurisdiction. Should such statement be timely filed, this order shall remain in effect pending this Court�s action on the appeal. If the judgment should be affirmed, or the appeal dismissed, this stay shall expire automatically. In the event jurisdiction is noted or postponed, this order will remain in effect pending the sending down of the judgment of this Court.
Feb 21 2017 Statement as to jurisdiction filed. (Response due March 27, 2017)
Feb 28 2017 Motion to affirm filed by appellees Sandra Little Covington, et al.
Mar 14 2017 Opposition to motion to affirm of appellants North Carolina, et al., Appellants filed.
Mar 15 2017 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of March 31, 2017.
May 22 2017 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 25, 2017.
May 24 2017 Supplemental brief of appellants North Carolina, et al., Appellants filed. VIDED. (Distributed)
May 30 2017 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 1, 2017.
May 31 2017 Response to supplemental brief from appellees Sandra Little Covington, et al. filed. VIDED. (Distributed)
Jun 5 2017 The judgment is VACATED, and the case is REMANDED. Opinion per curiam. (Detached Opinion)
Jun 6 2017 Application (16A1203) for issuance of the judgment forthwith, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Jun 7 2017 Response to application (16A1203) requested by The Chief Justice, due Tuesday, June 13, 2017, by 3 p.m. ET.
Jun 13 2017 Response to application from Philip E. Berger, et al. filed.
Jun 13 2017 Response to application from North Carolina, et al. filed.
Jun 14 2017 Reply of Sandra Little Covington, et al. filed.
Jun 15 2017 Application (16A1203) referred to the Court.
Jun 15 2017 Application (16A1203) denied by the Court.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Appellants:
Paul D. Clement Kirkland & Ellis LLP(202) 879-5000
    Counsel of Record655 Fifteenth Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20005
paul.clement@kirkland.com
Party name: North Carolina, et al., Appellants
Attorneys for Appellees:
Jessica Ring Amunson Jenner & Block LLP(202) 639-6060
    Counsel of Record1099 New York Ave., NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC  20001
jamunson@jenner.com
Party name: Sandra Little Covington, et al.
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