No. 19-6679

Horatio Johnson v. Louisiana

from the Court of Appeal of Louisiana, Fourth Circuit

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Docket Entries

Motion to proceed in forma pauperis and petition for a writ of certiorari GRANTED. Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED for further consideration in light of Ramos v. Louisiana, 590 U. S. ___ (2020). Justice Alito, concurring in the decision to grant, vacate, and remand: In this and in all other cases in which the Court grants, vacates, and remands in light of Ramos v. Louisiana, I concur in the judgment on the understanding that the Court is not deciding or expressing a view on whether the question was properly raised below but is instead leaving that question to be decided on remand.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/3/2020.

Reply of petitioner Horatio Johnson filed.

Brief of respondent Louisiana in opposition filed.

Response Requested. (Due February 10, 2020)

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/17/2020.

Waiver of right of respondent Louisiana to respond filed.

Petition for a writ of certiorari and motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis filed. (Response due December 19, 2019)


Horatio Johnson, Petitioner, represented by Christopher Albert Aberle

Louisiana, Respondent, represented by Michelle Ward Ghetti

Louisiana, Respondent, represented by Elizabeth Baker Murrill

Last updated: December 4, 2020