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Docket for 16-1161
No. 16-1161
Title:
Beverly R. Gill, et al., Appellants
v.
William Whitford, et al.
Docketed:March 24, 2017
Linked with 16A1149
Lower Ct:United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  Case Nos.:(15-cv-421-bbc)
  Decision Date:November 21, 2016
Questions Presented

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Mar 24 2017 Statement as to jurisdiction filed. (Response due April 24, 2017)
Mar 24 2017 Appendix of Beverly R. Gill, et al. filed.
Apr 5 2017 Order extending time to file response to statement as to jurisdiction to and including May 15, 2017.
Apr 18 2017 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or neither party from counsel for the appellants filed.
Apr 24 2017 Brief amicus curiae of The Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty filed.
Apr 24 2017 Brief amici curiae of The States of Texas, et al. filed.
Apr 24 2017 Brief amici curiae of Wisconsin State Senate, et al. filed.
Apr 24 2017 Brief amici curiae of Judicial Watch, Inc. and Allied Educational Foundation filed.
Apr 24 2017 Brief amici curiae of The Republican National Committee, et al. filed.
May 8 2017 Motion to affirm filed by appellees William Whitford, et al.
May 18 2017 Opposition to motion to affirm of appellants Beverly R. Gill, et al. filed.
May 22 2017 Application (16A1149) for a stay pending appeal, submitted to Justice Kagan.
May 23 2017 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 8, 2017.
May 24 2017 Response to application (16A1149) requested by Justice Kagan, due Wednesday, June 7, 2017, by 11 a.m. ET.
May 25 2017 Motion for leave to file amici brief in support of stay filed by Wisconsin State Senate, et al.
Jun 7 2017 Response to application from respondent William Whitford, et al. filed.
Jun 8 2017 Reply of applicant Beverly R. Gill, et al. filed.
Jun 9 2017 Application (16A1149) referred to the Court.
Jun 12 2017 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 15, 2017.
Jun 19 2017 The application for stay presented to Justice Kagan and by her referred to the Court is granted, and it is ordered that the judgment of the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin, case No. 3:15-cv-00421, entered January 27, 2017, amended February 22, 2017, and corrected March 15, 2017, is stayed pending disposition of the appeal in this Court. Justice Ginsburg, Justice Breyer, Justice Sotomayor, and Justice Kagan would deny the application for stay.
Jun 19 2017 Further consideration of the question of jurisdiction is POSTPONED to the hearing of the case on the merits.
Jul 13 2017 Consent to the filing of timely amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or neither party from counsel for the appellants received.
Jul 17 2017 Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party, or neither party from counsel for the appellees received.
Jul 19 2017 SET FOR ARGUMENT on Tuesday, October 3, 2017.



~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Appellants:
Misha Tseytlin Solicitor General of Wisconsin(608) 267-9323
    Counsel of Record 17 West Main Street
PO Box 7857
Madison, WI  53703
tseytlinm@doj.state.wi.us
Party name: Beverly R. Gill, et al.
Attorneys for Appellees:
Paul M. Smith Campaign Legal Center(202) 736-2200
    Counsel of Record1411 K Street NW
Suite 1400
Washington, DC  20005
psmith@campaignlegalcenter.org
Party name: William Whitford, et al.
Other:
Paul D. Clement Kirkland & Ellis LLP(202) 879-5000
655 Fifteenth Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20005
paul.clement@kirkland.com
Party name: Wisconsin State Senate, et al.
 
Douglas R. Cox Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP(202) 955-8500
1050 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC  20036
dcox@gibsondunn.com
Party name: The Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty
 
Scott A. Keller Solicitor General(512) 936-1700
Office of the Attorney General
P.O. Box 12548 Capitol Station (MC 059)
Austin, TX  78711-2548
scott.keller@oag.texas.gov
Party name: The States of Texas, et al.
 
Robert D. Popper Judicial Watch, Inc.(202) 646-5172
425 Third Street, SW
Washington, DC  20024
rpopper@judicialwatch.org
Party name: Judicial Watch, Inc. and Allied Educational Foundation
 
Jason Brett Torchinsky Holtzman Vogel Josefiak Torchinsky, PLLC(540)-341-8808
45 North Hill Drive, Suite 100
Warrenton, VA  20186
jtorchinsky@hvjt.law
Party name: The Republican National Committee, et al.
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