No. 23-652
Title:Chadwick Dotson, Director, Virginia Department of Corrections, Petitioner
Berman Justus, Jr.
Docketed:December 15, 2023
Linked with 23A370
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
   Case Numbers:(20-6351)
   Decision Date:August 15, 2023
   Rehearing Denied:
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:

DateProceedings and Orders
Oct 16 2023Application (23A370) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from November 13, 2023 to December 13, 2023, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Main DocumentLower Court Orders/Opinions
Oct 25 2023Application (23A370) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until December 13, 2023.
Dec 13 2023Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 16, 2024)
PetitionAppendixCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Jan 05 2024Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 16, 2024 to February 15, 2024, submitted to The Clerk.
Main DocumentProof of Service
Jan 09 2024Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including February 15, 2024.
Feb 15 2024Brief of respondent Berman Justus, Jr. in opposition filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Mar 04 2024Reply of petitioner Chadwick Dotson filed. (Distributed)
Main DocumentProof of ServiceCertificate of Word Count
Mar 06 2024DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/22/2024.
Mar 25 2024Petition DENIED.

Attorneys for Petitioner
Andrew Nathan Ferguson
    Counsel of Record
Office of the Attorney General
202 North Ninth Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Party name: Chadwick Dotson
Attorneys for Respondent
Jonathan Yates Ellis
    Counsel of Record
McGuireWoods LLP
888 16th Street N.W.
Suite 500
Washington, DC 20006

Party name: Berman Justus, Jr.