No. 20A9 *** CAPITAL CASE ***
Title:William P. Barr, Attorney General, et al., Applicants
Wesley Ira Purkey
Docketed:July 15, 2020
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
   Case Numbers:(1:19-3570)
   Decision Date:
   Rehearing Denied:
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:

DateProceedings and Orders
Jul 15 2020Application (20A9) for a stay or vacatur, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Main DocumentLower Court Orders/OpinionsProof of Service
Jul 15 2020Response to application from respondent Wesley I. Purkey filed.
Main DocumentProof of ServiceMain Document
Jul 15 2020Reply of applicants William P. Barr, et al. filed.
Proof of ServiceReply
Jul 16 2020Application (20A9) referred to the Court.
Jul 16 2020Application (20A9) granted by the Court. The application for stay or vacatur presented to THE CHIEF JUSTICE and by him referred to the Court is granted. The District Court’s July 15, 2020 order granting a preliminary injunction is vacated. (Detached Opinion). JUSTICE BREYER, with whom JUSTICE GINSBURG joins, dissenting. (Detached Opinion). JUSTICE SOTOMAYOR, with whom JUSTICE GINSBURG, JUSTICE BREYER, and JUSTICE KAGAN join, dissenting.

Attorneys for Petitioners
Jeffrey B. Wall
    Counsel of Record
Acting Solicitor General
United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20530-0001
Party name: William P. Barr, et al.
Attorneys for Respondent
Timothy Patrick O'Toole
    Counsel of Record
Miller & Chevalier Chartered
900 Sixteenth St., NW
Washington, DC 20006
Party name: Wesley I. Purkey, et al.