Decided

No. 15-6092

Richard Mathis v. United States

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

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Docket Entries

Record from U.S.C.A. 8th Circuit has been returned.

JUDGMENT ISSUED

Judgment REVERSED. Kagan, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Roberts, C. J., and Kennedy, Thomas, and Sotomayor, JJ., joined. Kennedy, J., and Thomas, J., filed concurring opinions. Breyer, J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which Ginsburg, J., joined. Alito, J., filed a dissenting opinion.

Argued. For petitioner: Mark C. Fleming, Boston, Mass. For respondent: Nicole A. Saharsky, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C.

Reply of petitioner Richard Mathis filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Immigration Reform Law Institute filed. (Distributed)

Brief of respondent United States filed. (Distributed)

Record received from U.S.C.A. 8th Circuit. (1 Box)

CIRCULATED.

Record requested from the U.S.C.A. 8th Circuit.

SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Brief amici curiae of American Immigration Lawyers Association, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of National Association of Federal Defenders, et al. filed.

Joint appendix filed.

Brief of petitioner Richard Mathis filed.

Motion to proceed in forma pauperis and petition for a writ of certiorari GRANTED.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of January 15, 2016.

Supplemental brief of respondent United States filed.

Brief of respondent United States filed.

Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including December 18, 2015.

Order extending time to file response to petition to and including November 18, 2015.

Petition for a writ of certiorari and motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed. (Response due October 19, 2015)

Parties

Richard Mathis, Petitioner, represented by James Whalen

Richard Mathis, Petitioner, represented by Mark C. Fleming

United States, Respondent, represented by Nicole A. Saharsky

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

Amici Curiae

American Immigration Lawyers Association, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Brian Philip Goldman

Immigration Reform Law Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Dale L. Wilcox

National Association of Federal Defenders, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Kara Hartzler

 
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