Decided

No. 21-12

Federal Election Commission, Appellant v. Ted Cruz for Senate, et al.

from the United States District Court for the District of Columbia

Docket Entries

Adjudged to be AFFIRMED. Roberts, C. J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Thomas, Alito, Gorsuch, Kavanaugh, and Barrett, JJ., joined. Kagan, J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which Breyer and Sotomayor, JJ., joined.

Argued. For appellant: Malcolm L. Stewart, Deputy Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. For appellees: Charles J. Cooper, Washington, D. C.

Reply of appellant Federal Election Commission filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of United States Senators Roy Blunt, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Senator Mitch McConnell filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of New Civil Liberties Alliance filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Republican National Committee filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Protect the First Foundation filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Institute for Free Speech filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Public Policy Legal Institute filed. (Distributed)

Brief of appellees Ted Cruz For Senate, et al. filed. (Distributed)

CIRCULATED

Brief amicus curiae of Constitutional Accountability Center filed.

Brief amici curiae of Campaign Legal Center, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Public Citizen filed.

The record from the U.S.D.C. District of Columbia is electronic and located on Pacer.

Record requested from the U.S.C.A. D.C. Circuit.

ARGUMENT SET FOR Wednesday, January 19, 2022.

Joint appendix filed.

Brief of appellant Federal Election Commission filed.

Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Ted Cruz For Senate, et al.

Further consideration of the question of jurisdiction is POSTPONED to the hearing of the case on the merits.

Opposition to motion to affirm or dismiss filed by appellant Federal Election Commission.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 9/27/2021.

Motion to affirm or dismiss filed by appellees Ted Cruz For Senate, et al.

Brief amicus curiae of Campaign Legal Center filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Institute for Free Speech filed.

Statement as to jurisdiction filed. (Response due August 6, 2021)

Parties

Ted Cruz For Senate, et al., Appellant, represented by Charles Justin Cooper

Amici Curiae

Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law, Amicus Curiae, represented by Claire Naila Rajan

Campaign Legal Center, et al.,, Amicus Curiae, represented by Paul March Smith

Constitutional Accountability Center, Amicus Curiae, represented by Brianne Jenna Gorod

Institute for Free Speech, Amicus Curiae, represented by Donald A. Daugherty Jr.

New Civil Liberties Alliance, Amicus Curiae, represented by Richard A. Samp

Protect the First Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Gene Clayton Schaerr

Public Citizen, Amicus Curiae, represented by Scott Lawrence Nelson

Public Policy Legal Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Barnaby W. Zall

Republican National Committee, Amicus Curiae, represented by Michael Eugene Toner

Senator Mitch McConnell, Amicus Curiae, represented by Donald Francis McGahn II

UNITED STATES SENATORS ROY BLUNT, BILL CASSIDY, KEVIN CRAMER, CINDY HYDE-SMITH, AND ROGER WICKER, Amicus Curiae, represented by Scott A. Keller

 
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