Decided

No. 15-420

United States v. Michael Bryant, Jr.

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

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Docket Entries

JUDGMENT ISSUED

Letter from the United States received.

Judgment REVERSED and case REMANDED. Ginsburg, J., delivered the opinion for a unanimous Court. Thomas, J., filed a concurring opinion.

Argued. For petitioner: Elizabeth B. Prelogar, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. For respondent: Steven C. Babcock, Assistant Federal Defender, Billings, Mont.

Reply of petitioner United States filed. (Distributed)

The record from the U.S.C.A. is electronic and located on PACER.

CIRCULATED.

The record from U.S.D.C. District of Montana is electronic and located on PACER, with the exception of one document.

Record requested from U.S.C.A. 9th Circuit.

Brief amicus curiae of Citizens Equal Rights Foundation filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Professor Barbara Creel, and The Tribal Defender Network filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Criminal Justice Organizations and Scholars filed. (Distributed)

Brief of respondent Michael Bryant, Jr. filed.

SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Tuesday, April 19, 2016

The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including March 7, 2016.

Brief amici curiae of National Indigenous Women's Resource Center, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Dennis K. Burke, United States Attorney, District of Arizona, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of National Congress of American Indians filed.

Joint appendix filed. (Statement of cost filed.)

Brief of petitioner United States filed.

Motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed by respondent GRANTED.

Petition GRANTED.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of December 11, 2015.

Reply of petitioner United States filed. (Distributed)

Motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed by respondent Michael Bryant, Jr.

Brief of respondent Michael Bryant, Jr. in opposition filed.

Brief amicus curiae of National Congress of American Indians filed.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 4, 2015)

Parties

United States, Petitioner, represented by Elizabeth Barchas Prelogar

United States, Petitioner, represented by Donald B. Verrilli Jr.

Michael Bryant, Jr., Respondent, represented by Steven C. Babcock

Michael Bryant, Jr., Respondent, represented by Anthony R. Gallagher

Amici Curiae

Citizens Equal Rights Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by James J Devine Jr.

Criminal Justice Organizations and Scholars, Amicus Curiae, represented by Gene C. Schaerr

Dennis K. Burke, United States Attorney, District of Arizona, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Eric J. Magnuson

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Daniel L. Kaplan

National Congress of American Indians, Amicus Curiae, represented by Joshua Morris Segal

National Indigenous Women's Resource Center, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Mary Kathryn Nagle

Professor Barbara Creel, and The Tribal Defender Network, Amicus Curiae, represented by Barbara L. Creel

 
Last updated: March 25, 2017