No. 17-1107 *** CAPITAL CASE ***
Title:Terry Royal, Warden, Petitioner
Patrick Dwayne Murphy
Docketed:February 7, 2018
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
   Case Numbers:(07-7068, 15-7041)
   Decision Date:November 9, 2017
   Rehearing Denied:November 9, 2017
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:
Questions Presented

DateProceedings and Orders
Feb 06 2018Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 9, 2018)
PetitionCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Feb 26 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 9, 2018 to April 9, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
Main Document
Feb 28 2018Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 9, 2018.
Mar 09 2018Brief amicus curiae of Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association filed.
Main DocumentProof of ServiceCertificate of Word Count
Mar 09 2018Brief amici curiae of Environmental Federation of Oklahoma, Inc., et al. filed.
Proof of ServiceCertificate of Word CountMain Document
Mar 09 2018Brief amicus curiae of United States of America filed.
Certificate of Word CountMain Document

Attorneys for Petitioner
Lisa Schiavo Blatt
    Counsel of Record
Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer, LLP
601 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Party name: Terry Royal
Attorneys for Respondent
Patti Palmer Ghezzi
    Counsel of Record
Federal Public Defender
215 Dean A. McGee
Suite 707 Old Post Office Building
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Party name: Patrick Dwayne Murphy
Blaine H. Evanson
    Counsel of Record
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
333 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Party name: Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association
Noel J. Francisco
    Counsel of Record
Solicitor General
United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20530-0001
Party name: United States of America
Lynn H. Slade
    Counsel of Record
Modrall Sperling Roehl Harris & Sisk, P.A.
500 Fourth Street N.W., Suite 1000
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Party name: Environmental Federation of Oklahoma, Inc., et al.