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No. 20-1088
Title:David Carson, as Parent and Next Friend of O. C., et al., Petitioners
v.
A. Pender Makin
Docketed:February 9, 2021
Lower Ct:United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
   Case Numbers:(19-1746)
   Decision Date:October 29, 2020
   Rehearing Denied:
  Discretionary Court Decision Date:
Questions Presented

DateProceedings and Orders
Feb 04 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 11, 2021)
PetitionAppendixCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Feb 26 2021Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, David Carson, et al.
Blanket Consent
Mar 09 2021Brief amici curiae of Americans for Prosperity Foundation and yes. every kid. filed.
Main DocumentProof of ServiceCertificate of Word Count
Mar 09 2021Waiver of right of respondent A. Pender Makin to respond filed.
Main Document
Mar 11 2021Brief amicus curiae of Jewish Coalition of Religious Liberty filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Mar 11 2021Brief amici curiae of Council of Islamic Schools in North America, Partnership for Inner-City Education, and Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Mar 11 2021Brief amici curiae of Innovative Schools filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Mar 11 2021Brief amici curiae of National Legal Foundation, et al. filed.
Main DocumentProof of ServiceCertificate of Word Count
Mar 11 2021Brief amicus curiae of EdChoice filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Mar 11 2021Brief amici curiae of Liberty Justice Center,et al. filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Mar 11 2021Brief amici curiae of Christian Legal Society filed.
Main DocumentProof of ServiceCertificate of Word Count
Mar 11 2021Brief amici curiae of States of Arkansas, et al. filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Mar 11 2021Brief amicus curiae of Foundation for Moral Law filed. (Distributed)
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Mar 16 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/1/2021.
Mar 22 2021Response Requested. (Due April 21, 2021)
Mar 26 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 21, 2021 to May 21, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Main Document
Mar 29 2021Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including May 21, 2021.
Apr 07 2021Brief amicus curiae of American Center for Law and Justice filed.
Main DocumentProof of ServiceCertificate of Word Count
May 21 2021Brief of respondent A. Pender Makin in opposition filed.
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Jun 03 2021Reply of petitioners David Carson, et al. filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Jun 07 2021Supplemental brief of petitioners David Carson, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Jun 08 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/24/2021.
Jul 01 2021DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 7/1/2021.
Jul 02 2021Petition GRANTED.
Jul 09 2021Motion for an extension of time to file the briefs on the merits filed.
Main Document
Jul 09 2021Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, David Carson, et al.
Blanket Consent
Jul 12 2021Motion to extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is extended to and including September 3, 2021. The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including October 22, 2021.
Jul 14 2021Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, A. Pender Makin
Blanket Consent
Sep 03 2021Brief of petitioners David Carson, et al. filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Sep 03 2021Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed)
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Sep 07 2021Brief amici curiae of World Faith Foundation, et al. filed.
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Sep 08 2021Brief amicus curiae of American Center for Law and Justice filed.
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Sep 08 2021Brief amicus curiae of Professor Michael W. McConnell filed.
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Sep 09 2021Brief amici curiae of Liberty Justice Center, et al. filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Sep 09 2021Brief amici curiae of Americans for Prosperity Foundation, et al. filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Sep 09 2021Brief amicus curiae of Foundation for Moral Law filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Jewish Coalition of Religious Liberty filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Professor Charles L. Glenn filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Members of the United States Senate filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of The Buckeye Institute filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Professor Ashley R. Berner filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amici curiae of Christian Legal Society, et al., filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Protect the First Foundation filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Freedom X filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Advancing American Freedom filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amici curiae of Partnership for Inner-City Education, et al. filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Claremont Institute's Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Pioneer Institute filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Independent Women's Law Center and Independent Women's Forum filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amici curiae of Concerned Women for America, et al. filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amici curiae of Innovative Schools filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Sep 10 2021Brief amici curiae of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, et al. filed.
Main DocumentCertificate of Word CountProof of Service
Sep 10 2021Brief amici curiae of EdChoice, et al. filed.
Main DocumentProof of ServiceCertificate of Word Count
Sep 10 2021Brief amici curiae of The Southern Christian Leadership Conference - Memphis Chapter, et al. filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amici curiae of Arkansas, et al.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Defense of Freedom Institute for Policy Studies, Inc. filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Hillsdale College filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amici curiae of National Jewish Commission on Law and Public Affairs (COLPA), et al. filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of The Cato Institute filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of The Stanley M. Herzog Charitable Foundation filed.
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Sep 10 2021Brief amicus curiae of Georgia Goal Scholarship Program, Inc. filed.
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Sep 20 2021SET FOR ARGUMENT on Wednesday, December 8, 2021.
Sep 27 2021Record requested from the U.S.C.A. 1st Circuit.
Oct 04 2021The record from the U.S.C.A. 1st Circuit is electronic and located on Pacer also received is one envelope with the Joint Appendix.
Oct 08 2021The record from the U.S.D.C. District Court of Main is electronic and located on Pacer.

NAMEADDRESSPHONE
Attorneys for Petitioners
Michael Eugene Bindas
    Counsel of Record
Institute for Justice
600 University Street
Suite 1730
Seattle, WA 98101

mbindas@ij.org
2069571300
Party name: David Carson, et al.
Attorneys for Respondent
Sarah Ann Forster
    Counsel of Record
Office of the Attorney General
6 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333

sarah.forster@maine.gov
2076268866
Party name: A. Pender Makin
Other
David Boies
    Counsel of Record
Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP
Boies Schiller Flexner LLP
55 Hudson Yards
New York, NY 10001

dboies@bsfllp.com
(914) 749-8200
Party name: Defense of Freedom Institute for Policy Studies, Inc.
Nicholas Jacob Bronni
    Counsel of Record
Solicitor General of Arkansas
Arkansas Attorney General's Office
323 Center St., Suite 200
Little Rock, AR 72201

nicholas.bronni@arkansasag.gov
501-682-6302
Party name: The States of Arkansas, Alabama, Arizona, Georgia, Florida, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, and West Virginia
Arthur Joseph Burke
    Counsel of Record
Davis Polk & Wardell LLP
450 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10017

arthur.burke@davispolk.com
212-450-4352
Party name: The Southern Christian Leadership Conference - Memphis Chapter, Rev. Vernon Horner, Deborah L. Womack, Deacon George Womack, and Rev. Steven Joiner
Anthony Thomas Caso
    Counsel of Record
Constitutional Counsel Group
174 W. Lincoln Ave., #620
Anaheim, CA 92805

atcaso@ccg1776.com
916-601-1916
Party name: Claremont Institute's Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence
Frederick W. Claybrook Jr.
    Counsel of Record
Claybrook, LLC
700 Sixth St., NW, Ste. 430
Washington, DC 20001

rick@claybrooklaw.com
202-250-3833
Party name: Concerned Women for America, et al.
Kimberlee Wood Colby
    Counsel of Record
Christian Legal Society
8001 Braddock Rd., Suite 302
Springfield, VA 22151

kcolby@clsnet.org
703-894-1087
Party name: Christian Legal Society, et al.,
Cynthia Fleming Crawford
    Counsel of Record
Cause of Action Institute
1310 N. Courthouse Road
7th Floor
Arlington, VA 22201

cynthia.crawford@causeofaction.org
5713292227
Party name: Americans for Prosperity Foundation; Yes. Every Kid.
Joshua Daniel Davey
    Counsel of Record
Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP
301 S. College Street
34th Floor
Charlotte, NC 28202

jdavey@mcguirewoods.com
(704) 916-1503
Party name: Members of the United States Senate
Dominic Emil Draye
    Counsel of Record
Greenberg Traurig LLP
2101 L Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037

drayed@gtlaw.com
(202) 331-3168
Party name: Professor Ashley R. Berner
John Allen Eidsmoe
    Counsel of Record
Foundation for Moral Law
One Dexter Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36104

eidsmoeja@juno.com
3342621245
Party name: Foundation for Moral Law
Michael Crow Gilleran
    Counsel of Record
FisherBroyles, LLP
470 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02210

michael.gilleran@fisherbroyles.com
3392371384
Party name: Pioneer Institute
Richard Shawn Gunnarson
    Counsel of Record
Kirton McConkie
Key Bank Tower
36 South State Street, Suite 1900
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

sgunnarson@kmclaw.com
801-323-5907
Party name: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, et al.
Sarah Michelle Harris
    Counsel of Record
Williams & Connolly LLP
725 Twelfth Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20005

sharris@wc.com
202-434-5000
Party name: Professor Charles L. Glenn
Leslie Davis Hiner
    Counsel of Record
EdChoice
111 Monument Circle, Suite 2650
lndianapolis, IN 46204

leslie@edchoice.org
317-681-0745
Party name: EdChoice and Maine Policy Institute
James L. Hirsen
    Counsel of Record
Suite 101
505 S. Villa Real Drive
Anaheim Hills, CA 92807

james@jameshirsen.com
(714) 283-8880
Party name: World Faith Foundation and Institute for Faith and Family in Support
Allyson Ho
    Counsel of Record
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
2100 McKinney Avenue
Suite 1100
Dallas, TX 75201

aho@gibsondunn.com
214-698-3100
Party name: Innovative Schools
Mitchell Keiter
    Counsel of Record
Keiter Appellate Law
The Beverly Hills Law Building, 424 South Beverly Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

mitchell.keiter@gmail.com
13105538533
Party name: Freedom X
James Patrick Kelly III
    Counsel of Record
Solidarity Ctr./Law & Justice
3740 Davinci Court
Suite 375
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092

jamespkellyiii@gmail.com
678-231-1209
Party name: Georgia Goal Scholarship Program, Inc.
Nathan Lewin
    Counsel of Record
Lewin & Lewin, LLP
888 17th St. NW, 4th Floor
Washington, DC 20006

nat@lewinlewin.com
2028281000
Party name: National Jewish Commission on Law and Public Affairs (COLPA)
Jonathan Philip Lienhard
    Counsel of Record
Holtzman Vogel Baran Torchinsky Josefiak PLLC
15405 John Marshall Hwy
Haymarket, VA 20169

jlienhard@holtzmanvogel.com
15403418808
Party name: The Stanley M. Herzog Charitable Foundation
Michael Hugh McGinley
    Counsel of Record
Dechert LLP
1900 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006

michael.mcginley@dechert.com
202-261-3378
Party name: Partnership for Inner-City Education, Council of Islamic Schools in North America, and National Council of Young Israel
L. Martin Nussbaum
    Counsel of Record
Nussbaum Speir Gleason PLLC
2 N. Cascade Avenue
Suite 1430
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

martin@nussbaumspeir.com
(719) 428-1919
Party name: Professor Michael W. McConnell
Larry James Obhof Jr.
    Counsel of Record
Shumaker, Loop and Kendrick LLP
2400 Huntington Center
41 South High Street
Columbus, OH 43215

lobhof@shumaker.com
(614) 628-4433
Party name: The Buckeye Institute
Eric Christopher Rassbach
    Counsel of Record
The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty
1919 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20006

erassbach@becketlaw.org
2029550095
Party name: The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty
Paul Joseph Ray
    Counsel of Record
750 17th St. Northwest, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20006

pjr@beaufortstrategies.com
19102809652
Party name: Hillsdale College
Gene Clayton Schaerr
    Counsel of Record
Schaerr | Jaffe
1717 K Street NW, Suite 900
Washington, DC 20006

gschaerr@schaerr-jaffe.com
202-787-1060
Party name: Protect the First Foundation
Ilya Shapiro
    Counsel of Record
Cato Institute
1000 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20001

ishapiro@cato.org
2028420200
Party name: The Cato Institute
Matthew Jared Sheehan
    Counsel of Record
Advancing American Freedom, Inc.
801 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20004

matt@advancingamericanfreedom.com
(570) 294-1039
Party name: Advancing American Freedom
Daniel Robert Suhr
    Counsel of Record
Liberty Justice Center
141 W. Jackson St.
Suite 1065
Chicago, IL 60604

dsuhr@libertyjusticecenter.org
312-637-2280
Party name: Liberty Justice Center
Gordon Dwyer Todd
    Counsel of Record
Sidley Austin LLP
1501 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 22305

gtodd@sidley.com
(202) 736-8760
Party name: Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America
Edward Mark Wenger
    Counsel of Record
Holtzman Vogel Baran Torchinsky & Josefiak PLLC
2300 N Street, NW
Suite 643A
Washington, DC 20037

emwenger@HoltzmanVogel.com
2027378808
Party name: Independent Women's Law Center and Independent Women's Forum
Nicholas Jacob Bronni
    Counsel of Record
Solicitor General of Arkansas
Arkansas Attorney General's Office
323 Center St., Suite 200
Little Rock, AR 72201

nicholas.bronni@arkansasag.gov
501-682-6302
Party name: States of Arkansas, Alabama, Arizona, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, and West Virginia
John J. Bursch
    Counsel of Record
Alliance Defending Freedom
440 First Street NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20001

jbursch@adflegal.org
(616) 450-4235
Party name: Jewish Coalition of Religious Liberty
Frederick W. Claybrook Jr.
    Counsel of Record
Claybrook, LLC
700 Sixth St., NW, Ste.430
Washington, DC 20001

rick@claybrooklaw.com
202-250-3833
Party name: National Legal Foundation, et al.
Cynthia Fleming Crawford
    Counsel of Record
Americans for Prosperity Foundation
1310 N. Courthouse Road
7th Floor
Arlington, VA 22201

ccrawford@afphq.org
5713292227
Party name: Americans for Prosperity Foundation and yes. every kid.
Michael Hugh McGinley
    Counsel of Record
Dechert LLP
1900 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006

michael.mcginley@dechert.com
202-261-3378
Party name: Brief for Council of Islamic Schools in North America, Partnership for Inner-City Education, and Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America
Russell Charles MenyhartTaft Stettinius & Hollister
0ne lndiana Square. Ste 3500
lndianapolis, IN 46204

rmenyhart@taftlaw.com
3177139423
Party name: EdChoice and Maine Policy Institute
Jay Alan Sekulow
    Counsel of Record
American Center for Law and Justice
201 Maryland Avenue, N.E.
Washington, DC 20002

sekulow@aclj.org
2025468890
Party name: American Center for Law and Justice

 

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