Certiorari Granted

No. 19-1392

Thomas E. Dobbs, State Health Officer of the Mississippi Department of Health, et al. v. <span>Linked with 19A1027</span><span></span>

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

See other cases from the Fifth Circuit.

Docket Entries

Amicus brief of Amicus Curiae Hannah S., John S. and Marlene S submitted.

Amicus brief of The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty submitted.

Amicus brief of Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence submitted.

Amicus brief of LONANG Institute submitted.

Amicus brief of Robin Pierucci, M.D., and Life Legal Defense Foundation submitted.

Amicus brief of Priests for Life submitted.

Amicus brief of U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and Other Religious Organizations submitted.

Amicus brief of Professor Kurt T. Lash submitted.

Amicus brief of 22 State Policy Organizations submitted.

Amicus brief of Melinda Thybault, Founder of The Moral Outcry Petition, (Individually and Acting on Behalf of 539,108 Signers of The Moral Outry Petition), 2,249 Women Injured By Abortion, The National Institute of Family and Life Advocates (NIFLA), and Florida Voice for the Unborn submitted.

Amicus brief of Melinda Thybault, Founder of The Moral Outcry Petition, (Individually and Acting on Behalf 539,108 Signers of The Moral Outry Petition), 2,249 Women Injured By Abortion, The National Institute of Family and Life Advocates (NIFLA), and Florida Voice for the Unborn submitted.

Amicus brief of Trinity Legal Center submitted.

Amicus brief of Senators Josh Hawley, Mike Lee, and Ted Cruz submitted.

Amicus brief of African American, Hispanic, Roman Catholic and Protestant Religious and Civil Rights Organizations and Leaders submitted.

Amicus brief of Catholic Medical Association, National Association of Catholic Nurses-USA, Idaho Chooses Life and Texas Alliance for Life submitted.

Amicus brief of Thomas More Society submitted.

Amicus brief of Jewish Coalition For Religious Liberty submitted.

Amicus brief of National Right to Life Committee, Inc. and Louisiana Right to Life Federation, Inc. submitted.

Brief of Thomas Dobbs, et al. submitted.

Brief of petitioners Thomas Dobbs, et al. filed.

Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed)

Amicus brief of Alabama Center for Law and Liberty submitted.

Joint Appendix submitted.

Amicus brief of 375 Women Injured By Second And Third Trimester Late Term Abortions and Abortion Recovery Leaders submitted.

Brief amicus curiae of Jewish Prolife Foundation, The Coalition for Jewish Values, Rabbi Yacov David Cohen, Rabbi Chananya Weissman, and Bonnie Chernin (President, Jewish Life League) filed.

Amicus brief of Jewish Prolife Foundation, The Coalition for Jewish Values, Rabbi Yacov David Cohen, Rabbi Chananya Weissman, and Bonnie Chernin (President, Jewish Life League) submitted.

Supplemental Brief of Jackson Women's Health Organization, et al. submitted.

Amicus brief of David Boyle submitted.

Brief amicus curiae of Cleveland Lawyers for Life filed.

Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Thomas Dobbs, et al.

Motion to extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is extended to and including July 22, 2021. The time to file respondents' brief on the merits is extended to and including September 13, 2021.

Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Jackson Women's Health Organization, et al.

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

Petition GRANTED limited to Question 1 presented by the petition.

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Supplemental brief of respondents Jackson Women's Health Organization, et al. filed. (Distributed)

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Supplemental brief of petitioners Thomas Dobbs, et al. filed. (Distributed)

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Reply of petitioners Thomas Dobbs, et al. filed. (Distributed)

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Brief of respondents Jackson Women's Health Organization, et al. in opposition filed.

Brief amici curiae of 375 Women Injured By Second and Third Trimester Late Term Abortions and Melinda Thybault, Individually and Acting on Behalf of 336,214 Signers of The Moral Outcry Petition filed.

Brief amici curiae of Inner Life Fund and Institute for Faith and Family filed.

Brief amici curiae of American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians & Gynecologists, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Illinois Right to Life filed.

Brief amici curiae of The States of Texas, Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia filed.

Amicus brief of Robin Pierucci, M.D., and Life Legal Defense Foundation submitted.

Brief amicus curiae of American Center for Law & Justice filed.

Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Thomas Dobbs, et al.

Brief amici curiae of Roman Catholic Diocese of Jackson and Roman Catholic Diocese of Biloxi filed.

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including August 19, 2020, for all respondents.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 20, 2020 to August 19, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due July 20, 2020)

Application (19A1027) granted by Justice Alito extending the time to file until June 15, 2020.

Application (19A1027) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from April 16, 2020 to June 15, 2020, submitted to Justice Alito.

Parties

Thomas Dobbs, et al., Petitioner, represented by Scott Grant Stewart

Jackson Women's Health Organization, et al., Respondent, represented by Hillary Anne Schneller

Amici Curiae

240 Women Scholars and Professionals, and Prolife Feminist Organizations, Amicus Curiae, represented by Teresa Stanton Collett

375 Women Injured By Second And Third Trimester Late Term Abortions and Abortion Recovery Leaders, Amicus Curiae, represented by Allan E. Parker Jr.

375 Women Injured By Second and Third Trimester Late Term Abortions and Melinda Thybault, Individually and Acting on Behalf of 336,214 Signers of The Moral Outcry Petition, Amicus Curiae, represented by Allan E. Parker Jr.

Alabama Center for Law and Liberty, Amicus Curiae, represented by Matthew James Clark

American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians & Gynecologists, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by William Wagner

American Center for Law & Justice, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jay Alan Sekulow

Amicus Curiae Hannah S., John S. and Marlene S, Amicus Curiae, represented by Mary Jane Browning

Catholic Medical Association, National Association of Catholic Nurses-USA, Idaho Chooses Life and Texas Alliance for Life, Amicus Curiae, represented by Maura Katherine Quinlan

Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence, Amicus Curiae, represented by Anthony Thomas Caso

Christian Legal Society and Robertson Center for Constitutional Law, Amicus Curiae, represented by Kimberlee Wood Colby

Cleveland Lawyers for Life, Amicus Curiae, represented by David F. Forte

David Boyle, Amicus Curiae, represented by David Christopher Boyle

Illinois Right to Life, Amicus Curiae, represented by Thomas Gerald Olp

Inner Life Fund and Institute for Faith and Family, Amicus Curiae, represented by James L. Hirsen

Jewish Coalition For Religious Liberty, Amicus Curiae, represented by Howard Nathan Slugh

Jewish Prolife Foundation, The Coalition for Jewish Values, Rabbi Yacov David Cohen, Rabbi Chananya Weissman, and Bonnie Chernin (President, Jewish Life League), Amicus Curiae, represented by Allan E. Parker Jr.

LONANG Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Kerry Lee Morgan

National Right to Life Committee, Inc. and Louisiana Right to Life Federation, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by James Bopp Jr.

Priests for Life, Amicus Curiae, represented by Robert Joseph Muise

Robin Pierucci, M.D., and Life Legal Defense Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Catherine Wynne Short

Roman Catholic Diocese of Jackson and Roman Catholic Diocese of Biloxi, Amicus Curiae, represented by Christian Janet Strickland

Senators Josh Hawley, Mike Lee, and Ted Cruz, Amicus Curiae, represented by Joshua David Hawley

The States of Texas, Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia, Amicus Curiae, represented by Judd Edward Stone II

Thomas More Society, Amicus Curiae, represented by Paul Benjamin Linton

 
Last updated: July 26, 2021