Certiorari Granted

No. 21-468

National Pork Producers Council, et al. v. Karen Ross, in Her Official Capacity as Secretary of the California Department of Food & Agriculture, et al.

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

See other cases from the Ninth Circuit.

Docket Entries

Record requested from the 9th Circuit.

Brief amici curiae of Association Des Éleveurs De Canards Et D’oies Du Québec, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of National Taxpayers Union Foundation filed.

Brief amicus curiae of United States filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Association for Accessible Medicines filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Washington Legal Foundation filed.

Brief amicus curiae of North American Meat Institute filed.

Brief amici curiae of Iowa Pork Producers Association, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America filed.

Brief amici curiae of Professors Michael Knoll, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America filed.

Brief amici curiae of Agricultural And Resource Economics Professors in support of neither party filed.

Brief amici curiae of Indiana, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of American Association of Swine Veterinarians filed.

Brief amici curiae of Canadian Pork Council, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Professor Lea Brilmayer in support of neither party filed.

Brief amici curiae of The Retail Litigation Center, Inc., et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of North Carolina Chamber Legal Institute, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Buckeye Institute filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Protect the Harvest filed.

Brief amici curiae of National Association of Manufacturers, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Pacific Legal Foundation filed.

ARGUMENT SET FOR Tuesday, October, 11, 2022.

Brief of petitioners National Pork Producers Council, et al. filed.

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

Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioners National Pork Producers Council, et al.

Joint 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 June 10, 2022. The time to file respondents' briefs on the merits is extended to and including August 8, 2022.

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

Petition GRANTED.

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Reply of petitioner National Pork Producers Council, et al. filed. (Distributed)

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

Brief of respondents Karen Ross, in her official capacity as Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture, et al. in opposition filed.

Brief amici curiae of North Carolina Chamber Legal Institute, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of National Association of Manufacturers, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Iowa Pork Producers Association, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Cato Institute filed.

Brief amici curiae of Indiana, et al. filed.

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted in part and the time is extended to and including December 8, 2021, for all respondents.

Response to motion for an extension of time from petitioner National Pork Producers Council, et al. filed.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from November 18, 2021 to December 20, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.

Brief amicus curiae of Canadian Pork Council filed.

Response Requested. (Due November 18, 2021)

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 10/29/2021.

Waiver of National Pork Producers Council, et al. of right to respond not accepted for filing. (October 19, 2021)

Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, National Pork Producers Council, et al.

Waiver of right of respondents Humane Society of the United States, et al. to respond filed.

Waiver of right of respondents Karen Ross, in her official capacity as Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture, et al. to respond filed.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 29, 2021)

Parties

National Pork Producers Council, et al., Petitioner, represented by Timothy S. Bishop

Karen Ross, in her official capacity as Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture; Tomas Aragon, Director of the Department of Public Health; Rob Bonta, Attorney General, Respondent, represented by Samuel Thomas Harbourt

Karen Ross, in her official capacity as Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture; Tomas Aragon, Director of the Department of Public Health; Rob Bonta, Attorney General, Respondent, represented by Richard Matthew Wise

The Humane Society of the United States, Animal Legal Defense Fund, Animal Equality, The Humane League, Farm Sanctuary, Compassion In World Farming USA, Animal Outlook, Respondent, represented by Bruce Andrew Wagman

Amici Curiae

Agricultural And Resource Economics Professors, Amicus Curiae, represented by Kathleen Roberta Hartnett

American Association of Swine Veterinarians, Amicus Curiae, represented by Aaron D. Van Oort

Association Des Éleveurs De Canards Et D’oies Du Québec, Hvfg LLC, And Sean “Hot” Chaney, Amicus Curiae, represented by Michael Tenenbaum

Association for Accessible Medicines, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jay Philip Lefkowitz

Canadian Pork Council, Amicus Curiae, represented by Stephan E. Becker

Canadian Pork Council, OPORMEX, and Illinois Pork Producers Association, Amicus Curiae, represented by Roy T. Englert Jr.

Indiana, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Thomas M. Fisher

Iowa Pork Producers Association, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Eldon L. McAfee

National Association of Manufacturers, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Sean Marotta

National Taxpayers Union Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Joseph Darcy Henchman

North American Meat Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Paul J. Zidlicky

North Carolina Chamber Legal Institute, North Carolina Pork Council, North Carolina Farm Bureau, and 11 Other State Farm Bureaus, Pork Councils, and Business Groups, Amicus Curiae, represented by Erik S. Jaffe

Pacific Legal Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Deborah Joyce La Fetra

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, Amicus Curiae, represented by Allon Kedem

Professor Lea Brilmayer, Amicus Curiae, represented by Tassity Shardae Johnson

Professors Michael Knoll and Ruth Mason, Amicus Curiae, represented by Eric B. Wolff

Protect the Harvest, Amicus Curiae, represented by Ira T. Kasdan

The Buckeye Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Larry James Obhof Jr.

The Cato Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Ilya Shapiro

The Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America, Amicus Curiae, represented by Steffen Nathanael Johnson

The Retail Litigation Center, Inc., The Restaurant Law Center, The Food Industry Association, The National Retail Federation, and Affordable Food For All, Amicus Curiae, represented by Beth Susan Brinkmann

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

Washington Legal Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by John Mercer Masslon II

 
Last updated: July 5, 2022