No. 22-1234 *** CAPITAL CASE ***
Title:Bryan P. Stirling, Director, South Carolina Department of Corrections, et al., Petitioners
Sammie Louis Stokes
Docketed:June 23, 2023
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
   Case Numbers:(18-6)
   Decision Date:March 22, 2023
   Rehearing Denied:
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:

DateProceedings and Orders
Jun 20 2023Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 24, 2023)
PetitionAppendixCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Jul 06 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 24, 2023 to September 7, 2023, submitted to The Clerk.
Main Document
Jul 11 2023Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including September 7, 2023.
Sep 07 2023Brief of respondent Sammie Louis Stokes in opposition filed.
Main DocumentProof of ServiceCertificate of Word Count
Sep 22 2023Reply of petitioners Bryan P. Stirling, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Sep 27 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/13/2023.
Oct 23 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/27/2023.
Oct 30 2023DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/3/2023.
Nov 06 2023Petition DENIED.

Attorneys for Petitioners
Melody Jane Brown
    Counsel of Record
South Carolina Attorney General's Office
Post Office Box 11549
Columbia, SC 29211

Party name: Bryan P. Stirling, et al.
Attorneys for Respondent
Paul Alessio Mezzina
    Counsel of Record
King & Spalding, LLP
1700 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20006
Party name: Sammie Louis Stokes