No. 16-1348
Title:Michael Nelson Currier, Petitioner
Docketed:May 8, 2017
Linked with 16A810
Lower Ct:Supreme Court of Virginia
   Case Numbers:(160102)
   Decision Date:December 8, 2016
   Rehearing Denied:
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:
Questions Presented

DateProceedings and Orders
Feb 09 2017Application (16A810) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from March 8, 2017 to May 7, 2017, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Feb 14 2017Application (16A810) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until May 7, 2017.
May 08 2017Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due June 7, 2017)
May 25 2017Waiver of right of respondent Virginia to respond filed.
Jun 06 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 22, 2017.
Jun 07 2017Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed. (Distributed)
Jun 13 2017Response Requested. (Due July 13, 2017)
Jun 21 2017Order extending time to file response to petition to and including August 10, 2017.
Aug 04 2017Brief of respondent Virginia in opposition filed.
Aug 15 2017Reply of petitioner Michael N.Currier filed.
Aug 16 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/25/2017.
Sep 25 2017Record Requested.
Sep 29 2017Record received from the Supreme Court of Virginia (4 volumes).
Oct 02 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/6/2017.
Oct 10 2017DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/13/2017.
Oct 16 2017Petition GRANTED.
Nov 13 2017Consent to the filing of amicus briefs received from counsel for Michael N.Currier submitted.
Blanket Consent
Nov 16 2017Consent to the filing of amicus briefs received from counsel for Virginia submitted.
Blanket Consent

Attorneys for Petitioner
Jeffrey L. Fisher
    Counsel of Record
Stanford Law School
Supreme Court Litigation Clinic
559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305
Party name: Michael N.Currier
Attorneys for Respondent
Matthew Robert McGuire
    Counsel of Record
Office of the Attorney General
202 North Ninth Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Party name: Virginia
R. Stanton JonesArnold & Porter Kaye Scholer, LLP
601 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20001-3743
(202) 942-5000
Party name: National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers