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Docket for 16-865
No. 16-865
Republican Party of Louisiana, et al., Appellants
Federal Election Commission
Docketed:January 10, 2017
Linked with 16A488
Lower Ct:United States District Court for the District of Columbia
  Case Nos.:(15-cv-01241)
  Decision Date:November 7, 2016

~~~Date~~~ ~~~~~~~Proceedings  and  Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Nov 11 2016 Application (16A488) to extend the time to file a jurisdictional statement on appeal from December 7, 2016 to January 8, 2017, submitted to The Chief Justice.
Nov 16 2016 Application (16A488) granted by The Chief Justice extending the time to file until January 8, 2017.
Jan 6 2017 Statement as to jurisdiction filed. (Response due February 9, 2017)
Feb 7 2017 Order extending time to file response to jurisdictional statement to and including March 13, 2017.
Feb 9 2017 Brief amici curiae of Public Citizen, Inc., et al. filed.
Mar 9 2017 Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including April 12, 2017.
Apr 12 2017 Motion to dismiss or affirm filed by appellee Federal Election Commission.
May 1 2017 Opposition to motion to dismiss or affirm of appellants Republican Party of Louisiana, et al. filed.
May 2 2017 DISTRIBUTED for Conference of May 18, 2017.
May 22 2017 Adjudged to be AFFIRMED. Justice Thomas and Justice Gorsuch would note probable jurisdiction and set the case for oral argument.

~~Name~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~    ~~~~~~~Address~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   ~~Phone~~~
Attorneys for Appellants:
James Bopp Jr. The Bopp Law Firm, PC(812) 232-2434
    Counsel of RecordThe National Building
1 South Sixth Street
Terre Haute, IN  47807
Party name: Republican Party of Louisiana, et al.
Attorneys for Appellee:
Jeffrey B. Wall Acting Solicitor General(202) 514-2217
    Counsel of Record United States Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC  20530-0001
Party name: Federal Election Commission
Scott L. Nelson Public Citizen Litigation Group(202) 588-1000
1600 20th Street, N.W.
Washington, DC  20009
Party name: Public Citizen, Inc., et al.


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