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 Numbers:(15-cv-421-bbc)
   Decision Date:November 21, 2016
   Rehearing Denied:
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:
Questions Presented

DateProceedings and Orders
Mar 24 2017Statement as to jurisdiction filed. (Response due April 24, 2017)
Mar 24 2017Appendix of Beverly R. Gill, et al. filed.
Apr 05 2017Order extending time to file response to statement as to jurisdiction to and including May 15, 2017.
Apr 18 2017Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or neither party from counsel for the appellants filed.
Apr 24 2017Brief amicus curiae of The Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty filed.
Apr 24 2017Brief amici curiae of The States of Texas, et al. filed.
Apr 24 2017Brief amici curiae of Wisconsin State Senate, et al. filed.
Apr 24 2017Brief amici curiae of Judicial Watch, Inc. and Allied Educational Foundation filed.
Apr 24 2017Brief amici curiae of The Republican National Committee, et al. filed.
May 08 2017Motion to affirm filed by appellees William Whitford, et al.
May 18 2017Opposition to motion to affirm of appellants Beverly R. Gill, et al. filed.
May 22 2017Application (16A1149) for a stay pending appeal, submitted to Justice Kagan.
May 23 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 8, 2017.
May 24 2017Response to application (16A1149) requested by Justice Kagan, due Wednesday, June 7, 2017, by 11 a.m. ET.
May 25 2017Motion for leave to file amici brief in support of stay filed by Wisconsin State Senate, et al.
Jun 07 2017Response to application from respondent William Whitford, et al. filed.
Jun 08 2017Reply of applicant Beverly R. Gill, et al. filed.
Jun 09 2017Application (16A1149) referred to the Court.
Jun 12 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 15, 2017.
Jun 19 2017The 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 2017Further consideration of the question of jurisdiction is POSTPONED to the hearing of the case on the merits.
Jul 13 2017Consent to the filing of timely amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or neither party from counsel for the appellants received.
Jul 17 2017Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party, or neither party from counsel for the appellees received.
Jul 19 2017SET FOR ARGUMENT on Tuesday, October 3, 2017.
Jul 28 2017Brief of appellant Beverly R.Gill, et al. filed.
Jul 28 2017Joint appendix filed. (2 Volumes) (Statement of costs filed)
Aug 01 2017Record requested from the U.S.D.C. Western Dist. of Wisconsin.
Aug 03 2017Brief amicus curiae of Republican National Committee filed.
Aug 03 2017Brief amici curiae of Judicial Watch, Inc. and Allied Educational Foundation filed.
Aug 03 2017Brief amici curiae of Tennessee State Senators filed.
Aug 04 2017Brief amicus curiae of Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty filed.
Aug 04 2017Brief amici curiae of Majority Leader and Temporary President of the New York State Senate and members of the Majority Coalition filed.
Aug 04 2017Brief amici curiae of States of Texas, et al. filed.
Aug 04 2017Brief amici curiae of Wisconsin State Senate and Wisconsin State Assembly filed.
Aug 04 2017Brief amicus curiae of Southeastern Legal Foundation filed.
Aug 04 2017Brief amicus curiae of the Legacy Foundation filed.
Aug 04 2017Brief amicus curiae of Republican State Leadership Committee filed.
Aug 04 2017Brief amicus curiae of National Republican Congressional Committee filed.
Aug 04 2017Brief amicus curiae of Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce filed.
Aug 04 2017Brief amici curiae of Plaintiffs in the Maryland Redistricting Litigation, Benisek v. Lamone (formerly Shapiro v. McManus), supporting neither party filed.
Aug 09 2017Record received from the U.S.D.C. Western District of Wisconsin. ( 1 Envelope )
Aug 10 2017Brief amicus curiae of Eric McGhee in support of neither party filed.
Aug 10 2017Brief amici curiae of Bernard Grofman and Ronald Keith Gaddie in support of neither party filed. (Distributed)
Aug 14 2017CIRCULATED.

NAMEADDRESSPHONE
Attorneys for Appellants
Misha Tseytlin
    Counsel of Record
17 W. Main Street
Madison, WI 53703

tseytlinm@doj.state.wi.us
608 267-9323
Party name: Beverly R.Gill, et al.
Attorneys for Appellees
Paul March Smith
    Counsel of Record
1411 K Street, NW, Suite 1400
Washington, DC 20005

psmith@campaignlegalcenter.org
202-736-2200
Party name: William Whitford, et al.
Other
Efrem M. Braden
    Counsel of Record
1050 Connecticut Avenue NW
Suite1100
Washington, DC 20036

mbraden@bakerlaw.com
202 861-1504
Party name: Republican State Leadership Committee
Paul D. Clement
    Counsel of Record
655 Fifteenth Street, NW
Suite 700, 7th Floor
Washington, DC 20005

pclement@bancroftpllc.com
202-879-5000
Party name: Wisconsin State Senate and Wisconsin State Assembly
Jordan Charles-Adler Corning
    Counsel of Record
33 East Main Street, Suite 300
Madison, WI 53701

jordan.corning@huschblackwell.com
608-255-4440
Party name: Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce
Douglas R. Cox
    Counsel of Record
1050 Connecticut Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20036

dcox@gibsondunn.com
202-955-8500
Party name: Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty
Thomas Josefiak
    Counsel of Record
45 North Hill Drive
Suite 100
Warrenton, VA 20186

tomj@hvjt.law
540-8808
Party name: The Legacy Foundation
Scott A Keller
    Counsel of Record
P.O. Box 12548 (MC 059)
Austin, TX 78711-2548

scott.keller@oag.texas.gov
512-936-1700
Party name: States of Texas, et al.
Michael B. Kimberly
    Counsel of Record
1999 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006

mkimberly@mayerbrown.com
(202) 263-3000
Party name: Plaintiffs in the Maryland Redistricting Litigation, Benisek v. Lamone (formerly Shapiro v. McManus), supporting neither party
David L. Lewis
    Counsel of Record
225 BroadwaySuite 3300
New York, NY 10007

dlewis@lewisandfiore.com
(212) 285-2290
Party name: Majority Leader and Temporary President of the New York State Senate and members of the Majority Coalition
Michael T. Morley
    Counsel of Record
223 Pawnee Road
Cranford, NJ 07016

michaelmorleyesq@hotmail.com
(860)-778-3883
Party name: Republican National Committee
John Joseph Park Jr.
    Counsel of Record
1170 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 2200
Atlanta, GA 30309

jjp@sbllaw.net
(678)-347-2208
Party name: Southeastern Legal Foundation
Robert D. Popper
    Counsel of Record
425 Third Street, SW
Washington, DC 20024

202-646-5172
Party name: Judicial Watch, Inc. and Allied Educational Foundation
E. Joshua Rosenkranz
    Counsel of Record
51 West 52nd Street
New York, NY 10019

jrosenkranz@orrick.com
(212)-506-5000
Party name: Bernard Grofman and Ronald Keith Gaddie in support of neither party
John L. Ryder
    Counsel of Record
40 South Main St., Suite 2700
Memphis, TN 38103

jryder@harrisshelton.com
901-545-1455
Party name: Tennessee State Senators
Jason Brett Torchinsky
    Counsel of Record
45 North Hill Dr., Suite 100
Warrenton, VA 20186

jtorchinsky@hvjt.law
(540) 341-8808
Party name: National Republican Congressional Committee
Daniel F Kolb450 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017

Daniel.Kolb@DavisPolk.com
212-450-4000
Party name: Eric McGhee in support of neither party