No. 16-1017

Laith G. Cox v. United States

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces

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Docket Entries

The record from the Department of the Army has been returned.

Writ of certiorari DISMISSED as improvidently granted. Opinion per curiam.

Argued. For petitioners: Stephen I. Vladeck, Austin, Tex. For Professor Aditya Bamzai as amicus curiae: Aditya Bamzai, Charlottesville, VA. For respondent: Brian H. Fletcher, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. VIDED.

Letter of respondent United States filed. VIDED. (Distributed)

Record received from the U.S.C.A. for the Armed Forces. (2 Boxes). Box 2 of 2 is SEALED.

Motion of Professor Aditya Bamzai for enlargement of time for oral argument, for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument GRANTED, and the time is divided as follows: 30 minutes for petitioners, 10 minutes for Professor Aditya Bamzai, and 30 minutes for respondent. VIDED

Reply of petitioner Laith G.Cox filed. VIDED. (Distributed)

Record requested from the U.S.C.A for the Armed Forces.


SET FOR ARGUMENT ON Tuesday, January 16, 2018. VIDED

Brief amicus curiae of Aditya Bamzai in support of neither party filed. VIDED.

Brief of petitioners filed. VIDED.

Joint appendix filed. VIDED. (Statement of costs filed)

Petition GRANTED, and the petitions for writs of certiorari in Nos. 16-961 and 16-1423 are granted. The cases are consolidated, and a total of one hour is allotted for oral argument. In addition to the questions presented by the petitions, the parties are directed to brief and argue the following question: Whether this Court has jurisdiction to review the cases in Nos. 16-961 and 16-1017 under 28 U. S. C. ยง 1259(3).

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/25/2017.

Reply of petitioner Laith G. Cox filed. VIDED.

Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed.

Order further extending time to file response to petition to and including May 15, 2017.

Order extending time to file response to petition to and including April 26, 2017.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 27, 2017)


Laith G.Cox, Petitioner, represented by Stephen I. Vladeck

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