Denied

No. 21-1394

John Fitisemanu, et al. v. United States, et al.

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

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Docket Entries

Petition DENIED.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/14/2022.

Rescheduled.

Reply of petitioners John Fitisemanu, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief of respondents American Samoa Government and the Hon. Aumua Amata in opposition filed.

Brief of respondents United States, et al. in opposition filed.

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including August 29, 2022.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from July 29, 2022 to August 29, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.

Brief amici curiae of Northern Marianas Descent Corporation & United Carolinians Association in support of respondents filed.

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is further extended to and including July 29, 2022.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from June 30, 2022 to July 29, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.

Brief amici curiae of Citizenship Scholars filed.

Brief amici curiae of Former Federal and Local Judges filed.

Brief amici curiae of Current and Former Elected Officials of Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands filed.

Brief amici curiae of American Civil Liberties Union, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Virgin Islands Bar Association filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Samoan Federation of America, Inc. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Descendants of Dred Scott and Isabel Gonzalez filed.

Brief amici curiae of Scholars of Constitutional Law and Legal History filed.

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including June 30, 2022, for all respondents.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from May 31, 2022 to June 30, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due May 31, 2022)

Application (21A494) denied by Justice Gorsuch.

Application (21A494) to extend further the time from April 27, 2022 to May 26, 2022, submitted to Justice Gorsuch.

Application (21A494) granted by Justice Gorsuch extending the time to file until April 27, 2022.

Application (21A494) to extend the time to file a petition for a writ of certiorari from March 27, 2022 to April 27, 2022, submitted to Justice Gorsuch.

Parties

John Fitisemanu, et al., Petitioner, represented by Matthew Dempsey McGill

American Samoa Government and the Hon. Aumua Amata, Respondent, represented by Michael Francis Williams

United States of America, et al., Respondent, represented by Elizabeth B. Prelogar

Amici Curiae

American Civil Liberties Union Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Alejandro Agustin Ortiz

Citizenship Scholars, Amicus Curiae, represented by Steven Joseph Horowitz

Current and Former Elected Officials of Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, Amicus Curiae, represented by David Meir Zionts

Descendants of Dred Scott and Isabel Gonzalez, Amicus Curiae, represented by Neal Kumar Katyal

Former Federal and Local Judges, Amicus Curiae, represented by Gregory Jacob Dubinsky

Northern Marianas Descent Corporation & United Carolinians Association, Amicus Curiae, represented by Joseph Edward Horey

Samoan Federation of America, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Cesar Antonio Lopez Morales

Scholars of Constitutional Law and Legal History, Amicus Curiae, represented by Mark Christopher Fleming

Virgin Islands Bar Association, Amicus Curiae, represented by Dwyer Stenquist Arce

 
Last updated: December 7, 2022