Decided

No. 21-429

Oklahoma v. Victor Manuel Castro-Huerta

from the Court of Criminal Appeals of Oklahoma

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Docket Entries

Record returned to Court of Criminal Appeals of Oklahoma (2 boxes).

MANDATE ISSUED

JUDGMENT ISSUED

Judgment REVERSED and case REMANDED. Kavanaugh, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Roberts, C. J., and Thomas, Alito, and Barrett, JJ., joined. Gorsuch, J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which Breyer, Sotomayor, and Kagan, JJ., joined.

Letter of the Solicitor General correcting statements made during oral argument filed. (Distributed)

Argued. For petitioner: Kannon K. Shanmugam, Washington, D. C. For respondent: Zachary C. Schauf, Washington, D. C.; and Edwin S. Kneedler, Deputy Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C. (for United States, as amicus curiae.)

Reply of petitioner Oklahoma filed. (Distributed)

Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae, for divided argument, and for enlargement of time for oral argument GRANTED.

Motion of City of Tulsa, Oklahoma for leave to file an appendix to an amicus curiae brief under seal GRANTED.

Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed. (Distributed)

Motion of the Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae, for divided argument, and for enlargement of time for oral argument filed.

Brief amicus curiae of United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of The Navajo Nation, et al. filed. (Distributed)

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

Brief amici curiae of Former United States Attorneys Michael Cotter, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Federal Indian Law Scholars and Historians filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Cherokee Nation, Chickasaw Nation, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, Muscogee (Creek) Nation, and Seminole Nation of Oklahoma filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of United States filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of National Congress of American Indians filed. (Distributed)

Brief of respondent Victor Manuel Castro-Huerta filed. (Distributed)

Record received from the U.S. District Court for Tulsa County. (1 Box)

CIRCULATED

Record received from the Court of Criminal Appeals of Oklahoma. (1 Box)

Record requested from the Court of Criminal Appeals of Oklahoma, and also from the Tulsa County District Court.

ARGUMENT SET FOR Wednesday, April 27, 2022.

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

Brief amici curiae of Texas, et al. filed.

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

Motion for leave to file appendix to amicus curiae brief under seal filed by City of Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Brief amicus curiae of Citizens for Equal Rights Foundation filed.

Brief amicus curiae of City of Tulsa, Oklahoma filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Oklahoma Association of Chiefs of Police filed.

Brief of petitioner Oklahoma filed.

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

Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Victor Manuel Castro-Huerta

Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Oklahoma

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

Petition GRANTED limited to Question 1 presented by the petition. The case will be set for argument in the April 2022 argument session. Petitioner's brief on the merits is to be filed on or before Monday, February 28, 2022. Respondent's brief on the merits is to be filed on or before Monday, March 28, 2022. The reply brief is to be filed in accordance with Rule 25.3.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/21/2022.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/14/2022.

Reply of petitioner Oklahoma filed. (Distributed)

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/7/2022.

Application (21A168) denied by Justice Gorsuch.

Response of Victor Manuel Castro-Huerta to application filed.

Application (21A168) to file reply brief in excess of word limits, submitted to Justice Gorsuch.

Brief amici curiae of Chickasaw Nation and Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Muscogee (Creek) Nation filed.

Brief of respondent Victor Manuel Castro-Huerta in opposition filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Cherokee Nation filed.

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

Brief amici curiae of Texas, et al.

Brief amici curiae of Cities of Tulsa and Owasso, Oklahoma filed.

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

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including November 22, 2021.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 21, 2021 to November 22, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.

Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, State of Oklahoma

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 21, 2021)

Parties

Oklahoma, Petitioner, represented by Kannon K. Shanmugam

Victor Manuel Castro-Huerta, Respondent, represented by Zachary Charles Schauf

Amici Curiae

Cherokee Nation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Chrissi Ross Nimmo

Cherokee Nation, Chickasaw Nation, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, Muscogee (Creek) Nation, and Seminole Nation of Oklahoma, Amicus Curiae, represented by Robert Harlan Henry

Chickasaw Nation and Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, Amicus Curiae, represented by Frank Sharp Holleman IV

Cities of Tulsa and Owasso, Oklahoma, Amicus Curiae, represented by Blaine H. Evanson

Citizens for Equal Rights Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Lawrence A. Kogan

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

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

Federal Indian Law Scholars and Historians, Amicus Curiae, represented by Ze-wen Julius Chen

Former United States Attorneys Michael Cotter, D. Michael Dunavant, Halsey B. Frank, Troy A. Eid, Thomas B. Hefflelfinger, David Iglesias, Brendan V. Johnson, Wendy Olson, Timothy Q. Purdon, and R. Trent Shores, Amicus Curiae, represented by Troy A. Eid

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

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Amicus Curiae, represented by Michael R. Dreeben

National Congress of American Indians, Amicus Curiae, represented by Colby Daniel Duren

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

Oklahoma Association of Chiefs of Police, Amicus Curiae, represented by Andrew William Lester

States of Texas, Kansas, Louisiana, and Nebraska, Amicus Curiae, represented by Judd Edward Stone II

The Navajo Nation, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Paul Wesley Spruhan

The Oklahoma District Attorneys Association, The Oklahoma Sheriffs' Association, The Association of Oklahoma Narcotic Enforcers and The 27 Oklahoma District Attorneys, Amicus Curiae, represented by Katherine Crawford Yarger

United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma, Amicus Curiae, represented by Klint Austin Cowan

United States, Amicus Curiae, represented by Elizabeth B. Prelogar

 
Last updated: November 27, 2022