Decided

No. 15-118

Jesus C. Hernandez, et al. v. Jesus Mesa, Jr., et al.

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

See other cases from the Fifth Circuit.

Docket Entries

JUDGMENT ISSUED.

Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED. Justice Thomas, dissenting. Justice Breyer, with whom Justice Ginsburg joins, dissenting. Justice Gorsuch took no part in the consideration or decision of this case. Opinion per curiam.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 26, 2017.

Argued. For petitioners: Robert C. Hilliard, Corpus Christi, Tex. For respondent Jesus Mesa, Jr.: Randolph J. Ortega, El Paso, Tex. For federal respondents: Edwin S. Kneedler, Deputy Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C.

Reply of petitioners Jesus C. Hernandez, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Record received from the U.S.C.A. 5th Circuit. The record is electronic and available on PACER.

Motion for divided argument filed by Federal Respondents GRANTED.

Brief amicus curiae of Criminal Justice Legal Foundation filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of APA Watch filed. (Distributed)

CIRCULATED.

Motion for divided argument filed by Federal Respondents.

Brief of Federal Respondents filed.

Brief of respondent Jesus Mesa, Jr. filed.

Record requested from the U.S.C.A. 5th Circuit.

SET FOR ARGUMENT on Tuesday, February 21, 2017.

Brief amici curiae of Border Action Network, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Ten Law Professors filed.

Brief amici curiae of American Civil Liberties Union, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Mexican Jurists, Practitioners, and Scholars filed.

Brief amici curiae of Former Police Chiefs filed.

Brief amici curiae of Amnesty International USA, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Legal Historians filed.

Brief amici curiae of Former Officials of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Restore the Fourth, Inc. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Border Scholars filed.

Brief amici curiae of The American Immigration Council, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Professors James E. Pfander, Carlos M. Vazquez, and Anya Bernstein filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Constitutional Accountability Center filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Professor Gregory C. Sisk in support of neither party filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Government of the United Mexican States filed.

Brief amici curiae of Constitutional Law Scholars filed.

Brief of petitioners Jesus C. Hernandez, et al. filed.

Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or of neither party from counsel for respondent Jesus Mesa, Jr.

Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner GRANTED.

The time to file respondents' briefs on the merits is extended to and including January 9, 2017.

The time to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is extended to and including December 2, 2016.

Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or of neither party from counsel for petitioners.

Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner Jesus C. Hernandez, et al.

Consent to the filing of amicus curiae briefs in support of either party or of neither party received from counsel for the federal respondents.

Petition GRANTED. In addition to the questions presented by the petition the parties are directed to brief and argue the following question: Whether the claim in this case may be asserted under Bivens v. Six Unknown Fed. Narcotics Agents, 403 U. S. 388 (1971).

Rescheduled.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 9, 2016.

Supplemental brief of petitioners Jesus C. Hernandez, et al. filed. (Distributed)

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of April 1, 2016.

Brief of Federal Respondents in opposition filed.

CIRCULATED.

The Solicitor General is invited to file a brief in this case expressing the views of the United States.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of November 24, 2015.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of November 13, 2015.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of November 6, 2015.

Reply of petitioners Jesus C. Hernandez, et al. filed. (Distributed)

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of October 30, 2015.

Brief of respondent Jesus Mesa, Jr. in opposition filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Dean Erwin Chemerinsky filed.

Brief amici curiae of Paso del Norte Civil Rights Project, et al. filed.

Waiver of right of respondents Federal Respondents to respond filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Government of the United Mexican States filed.

Brief amici curiae of Amnesty International USA, et al. filed.

Order extending time to file response to petition to and including September 25, 2015.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 26, 2015)

Parties

Jesus C. Hernandez, et al., Petitioner, represented by Robert C. Hilliard

Jesus C. Hernandez, et al., Petitioner, represented by Deepak Gupta

Federal Respondents, Respondent, represented by Jeffrey B. Wall

Federal Respondents, Respondent, represented by Edwin S. Kneedler

Jesus Mesa, Jr., Respondent, represented by Randolph J. Ortega

Amici Curiae

American Civil Liberties Union, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Andre I. Segura

Amnesty International USA, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Hope R. Metcalf

Amnesty International USA, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Brent M. Rosenthal

APA Watch, Amicus Curiae, represented by Lawrence J. Joseph

Border Action Network, et al. Paso del Norte Civil Rights Project, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Nancy Winkelman

Border Scholars, Amicus Curiae, represented by Ethan Douglas Dettmer

Constitutional Accountability Center, Amicus Curiae, represented by Brianne Jenna Gorod

Constitutional Law Scholars, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jeffrey L. Bleich

Criminal Justice Legal Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Kymberlee Claire Stapleton

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, Amicus Curiae, represented by Martin J. Siegel

Former Officials of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency, Amicus Curiae, represented by Rachel Wainer Apter

Former Police Chiefs, Amicus Curiae, represented by Peter Karanjia

Government of the United Mexican States, Amicus Curiae, represented by Donald Francis Donovan

Legal Historians, Amicus Curiae, represented by Richard L. Aynes

Mexican Jurists, Practitioners, and Scholars, Amicus Curiae, represented by Carmine D. Boccuzzi Jr.

Professor Gregory C. Sisk, Amicus Curiae, represented by David S. Lesser

Professors James E. Pfander, Carlos M. Vazquez, and Anya Bernstein, Amicus Curiae, represented by Sarah O'Rourke Schrup

Restore the Fourth, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Mahesha P. Subbaraman

Ten Law Professors, Amicus Curiae, represented by Louis K. Fisher

The American Immigration Council, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Matthew Eben Price

 
Last updated: August 21, 2017