Decided

No. 18-9526

Jimcy McGirt v. Oklahoma

from the Court of Criminal Appeals of Oklahoma

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Docket Entries

JUDGMENT ISSUED.

MANDATE ISSUED.

Judgment REVERSED. Gorsuch, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Ginsburg, Breyer, Sotomayor, and Kagan, JJ., joined. Roberts, C. J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which Alito and Kavanaugh, JJ., joined, and in which Thomas, J., joined except as to footnote 9. Thomas, J., filed a dissenting opinion.

Argued. For petitioner: Ian H. Gershengorn, Washington, D. C.; and Riyaz A. Kanji, Ann Arbor, Mich. (for Muscogee (Creek) Nation, as amicus curiae.) For respondent: Mithun Mansinghani, Solicitor General, Oklahoma City, Okla.; and Edwin S. Kneedler, Deputy Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. (for United States, as amicus curiae.)

RESCHEDULED FOR ARGUMENT on Monday, May 11, 2020.

Argument to be rescheduled for May 2020.

Reply of petitioner Jimcy McGirt filed. (Distributed)

ORAL ARGUMENT POSTPONED.

Joint motion of the parties, Muscogee (Creek) Nation, and the Solicitor General for enlargement of time for oral argument and for divided argument granted in part, and the time is divided as follows: 15 minutes for the petitioner, 15 minutes for Muscogee (Creek) Nation, 15 minutes for the respondent, and 15 minutes for the Solicitor General.

Joint motion of the parties, Muscogee (Creek) Nation, and the Solicitor General for enlargement of time for oral argument and for divided argument filed.

Brief amici curiae of International Municipal Lawyers Association, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of States of Kansas, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of United States filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Environmental Federation of Oklahoma, Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of City of Tulsa filed. (Distributed)

CIRCULATED

Brief of respondent Oklahoma filed.

Brief amici curiae of Seventeen Oklahoma District Attorneys, et al. filed.

Record received from the U.S.D.C. Wagoner County of Oklahoma. (1-Box)

The record received from the Court of Criminal Appeals of Oklahoma, the record has been electronically filed.

Record requested from the Court of Criminal Appeals of Oklahoma..

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

SET FOR ARGUMENT on Tuesday, April 21, 2020.

Brief amicus curiae of National Congress of American Indians Fund filed.

Brief amici curiae of Former United States Attorneys Troy A. Eid, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Muscogee (Creek) Nation filed.

Brief amici curiae of Historians, Legal Scholars, and Cherokee Nation filed.

Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed.

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

Brief amici curiae of Tom Cole, et al. filed.

Application (19A861) of the Solicitor General and the Muscogee Creek Nation to file briefs as amicus curiae in excess of the word limit is granted by Justice Sotomayor provided that the briefs do not exceed 11,000 words each.

Brief of petitioner Jimcy McGirt filed (with separate appendix).

Application (19A861) of the Solicitor General and the Muscogee Creek Nation to file briefs as amicus curiae in excess of the word limit, submitted to Justice Sotomayor.

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

Motion to appoint counsel GRANTED, and Ian H. Gershengorn, Esq., of Washington, D.C., is appointed to serve as counsel for petitioner.

Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Oklahoma

Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Jimcy McGirt.

Motion to appoint counsel DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/24/2020.

Motion to extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including February 4, 2020. The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including March 13, 2020.

Motion for an extension of time to file the briefs on the merits filed.

Motion to appoint counsel filed by petitioner Jimcy McGirt.

Letter regarding appearance of counsel filed.

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

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/13/2019.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/6/2019.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/22/2019.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/15/2019.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/8/2019.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 11/1/2019.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/18/2019.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/11/2019.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/1/2019.

Response Requested. (Due August 19, 2019)

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/1/2019.

Petition for a writ of certiorari and motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed. (Response due July 8, 2019)

Parties

Jimcy McGirt, Petitioner, represented by Ian Heath Gershengorn

Oklahoma, Respondent, represented by Mithun Mansinghani

Amici Curiae

City of Tulsa, Amicus Curiae, represented by Blaine H. Evanson

Environmental Federation of Oklahoma, Inc.,, Amicus Curiae, represented by Lynn H. Slade

Former United States Attorneys Troy A. Eid, Barry R. Grissom, Thomas B. Heffelfinger, David C. Iglesias, Brendan V. Johnson, Wendy Olson, Timothy Q. Purdon, and Danny C. Williams, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jennifer H. Weddle

Historians, Legal Scholars, and Cherokee Nation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Chrissi Ross Nimmo

International Municipal Lawyers Association and National Sheriffs' Association, Amicus Curiae, represented by Paul Robert Koster

Muscogee (Creek) Nation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Riyaz Amir Kanji

National Assoc of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Amicus Curiae, represented by Keith James Hilzendeger

National Congress of American Indians Fund, Amicus Curiae, represented by Colette Routel

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

Oklahoma District Attorneys, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Robert David Cheren

States of Kansas, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Toby Crouse

Tom Cole, Brad Henry, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Robert Harlan Henry

United States, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jeffrey B. Wall

 
Last updated: November 25, 2020