Certiorari Granted

No. 21-476

303 Creative LLC, et al. v. Aubrey Elenis, et al.

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

See other cases from the Tenth Circuit.

Docket Entries

Amicus brief of The Freedom and Justice Foundation, Inc. submitted.

Brief amici curiae of United States Senators and Representatives filed.

Brief amici curiae of United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of First Amendment Scholars filed.

Amicus brief of First Amendment Scholars not accepted for filing. (June 03, 2022-- incorrect electronic submission, to be resubmitted.)

Brief amici curiae of Creative Professionals and George and Maxine Maynard in support of neither party filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Professor Kent Greenfield in support of neither party filed.

Brief amici curiae of The First Amendment Scholars filed.

Brief amici curiae of Creative Professionals and George and Maxine Maynard in Support of Neither Party filed.

Brief amici curiae of Public Advocate of the United States, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Association of Certified Biblical Counselors Inc. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Thomas More Law Center filed.

Brief amici curiae of United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Colorado Catholic Conference, The General Council of the Assemblies of God, The General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, and Samaritan’s Purse filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Christian Family Coalition (CFC) Florida, Inc. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Family Research Council filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights filed.

Brief amici curiae of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Arizona, Nebraska, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Professor Kent Greenfield in Support of Neither Party filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Aaron and Melissa Klein filed.

Brief amicus curiae of CatholicVote.org Education Fund filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Robert P. George filed.

Brief amici curiae of Mountain States Legal Foundation filed.

Brief amici curiae of Law and Economics Scholars filed.

Brief amici curiae of Multimedia Production Professionals filed.

Brief amici curiae of Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, The Association for Biblical Higher Education, and Several Individual Religious Colleges and Universities filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Professor Christopher R. Green filed.

Brief amici curiae of Ethics and Public Policy Center, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Jewish Coalition for Religious Liberty filed.

Brief amici curiae of 15 Family Policy Organizations filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Walk for Life West Coast, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Scholars of Family and Sexuality filed.

Brief amici curiae of Walk for Life West Coast, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Young America's Foundation filed.

Brief amici curiae of Life Legal Defense Foundation and Bioethics Defense Fund filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Center for Religious Expression filed.

Amicus brief of First Amendment Scholars not accepted for filing. (June 03, 2022) (Efiler incorrectly filed for First Amendment Scholars - separately efiled as amicus brief for Robert George)

Amicus brief of Robert P. George submitted.

Amicus brief of The First Amendment Scholars submitted.

Amicus brief of First Amendment Scholars submitted.

Amicus brief of Multimedia Production Professionals submitted.

Amicus brief of Mountain States Legal Foundation submitted.

Amicus brief of The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights submitted.

Amicus brief of Public Advocate of the United States, et al. submitted.

Amicus brief of Association of Certified Biblical Counselors Inc. submitted.

Amicus brief of Arizona, Nebraska, et al. submitted.

Amicus brief of CatholicVote.org Education Fund submitted.

Amicus brief of United States Senators and Representatives submitted.

Amicus brief of United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Colorado Catholic Conference, The General Council of the Assemblies of God, The General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, and Samaritan’s Purse submitted.

Amicus brief of Ethics and Public Policy Center and African American and Civil Rights Organizations submitted.

Amicus brief of Law and Economics Scholars submitted.

Amicus brief of The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty submitted.

Amicus brief of Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, The Association for Biblical Higher Education, and Several Individual Religious Colleges and Universities submitted.

Amicus brief of Christian Family Coalition (CFC) Florida, Inc. submitted.

Amicus brief of Aaron and Melissa Klein submitted.

Amicus brief of Thomas More Law Center submitted.

Amicus brief of Creative Professionals and George and Maxine Maynard submitted.

Amicus brief of Life Legal Defense Foundation and Bioethics Defense Fund submitted.

Amicus brief of Scholars of Family and Sexuality submitted.

Amicus brief of Professor Christopher R. Green submitted.

Amicus brief of Walk for Life West Coast, Arizona Life Coalition, and Coalition for Life of Iowa submitted.

Amicus brief of 15 Family Policy Organizations submitted.

Amicus brief of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, et al. submitted.

Amicus brief of Family Research Council submitted.

Amicus brief of Professor Kent Greenfield submitted.

Amicus brief of Jewish Coalition for Religious Liberty submitted.

Amicus brief of Young America's Foundation submitted.

Amicus brief of Center for Religious Expression submitted.

Brief amicus curiae of Americans for Prosperity Foundation filed.

Brief amici curiae of Christian Legal Society and Free Speech Advocates filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Legal Scholar Adam J. Macleod filed.

Brief amici curiae of C12 Group, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Liberty Counsel filed.

Amicus brief of Mark Janus, National National Institute of Family and Life Advocates, Care Net, and Heartbeat International, Inc. submitted.

Brief amici curiae of Tyndale House Publishers, et al. filed.

Amicus brief of Lonang Institute submitted.

Amicus brief of C12 Group, Christian Employers Alliance, and Pinnacle Forum submitted.

Brief amici curiae of Mark Janus, et al. filed.

Amicus brief of Legal Scholar Adam J. Macleod submitted.

Amicus brief of Tyndale House Publishers; Peachtree Publishing Services, LLC; The Foundry Publishing; Harvest House Publishers, Inc.; The Moody Bible Institute of Chicago; Warner Press, Inc.; Two Words Publishing, LLC; Blue Ridge Christian News; Tennessee Baptist and Reflector submitted.

Brief amici curiae of Mark Janus, National National Institute of Family and Life Advocates, Care Net, and Heartbeat International, Inc. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Lonang Institute filed.

Brief amici curiae of Tyndale House Publishers; Peachtree Publishing Services, LLC; The Foundry Publishing; Harvest House Publishers, Inc.; The Moody Bible Institute of Chicago; Warner Press, Inc.; Two Words Publishing, LLC; Blue Ridge Christian News; Tennessee Baptist and Ref filed.

Amicus brief of Liberty Counsel submitted.

Amicus brief of Americans for Prosperity Foundation submitted.

Amicus brief of Alabama Center for Law and Liberty submitted.

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

Brief amicus curiae of Institute for Faith and Family filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Alabama Center for Law and Liberty filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Concerned Women for America filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Website and Graphic Designers in support of neither party filed.

Amicus brief of Christian Legal Society and Free Speech Advocates submitted.

Amicus brief of Website and Graphic Designers submitted.

Brief amici curiae of Prof. Dale Carpenter, et al. filed.

Amicus brief of Prof. Dale Carpenter, Prof. Eugene Volokh, Ilya Shapiro, American Unity Fund, and Hamilton Lincoln Law Institute submitted.

Amicus brief of Institute for Faith and Family submitted.

Amicus brief of Concerned Women for America submitted.

Amicus brief of National Association of Evangelicals, et al. submitted.

Brief amicus curiae of Colorado State Legislators filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Freedom and Justice Foundation, Inc. filed.

Amicus brief of Colorado State Legislators submitted.

Brief amici curiae of Colorado State Legislators filed.

Joint appendix filed.

Brief of petitioners 303 Creative LLC, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Claremont Institue's Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence filed.

Amicus brief of David Boyle submitted.

Brief amicus curiae of David Boyle in support of neither party filed.

Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Aubrey Elenis, et al.

Motion of the parties to extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted in part. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is extended to and including May 26, 2022. The time to file respondents' brief on the merits is extended to and including August 12, 2022.

Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, 303 Creative LLC, et al.

Motion of the parties for an extension of time to file the briefs on the merits filed.

Petition GRANTED limited to the following question: Whether applying a public-accommodation law to compel an artist to speak or stay silent violates the Free Speech Clause of the First Amendment.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/18/2022.

Supplemental brief of petitioners 303 Creative LLC, et al. filed.

Supplemental brief of respondents Aubrey Elenis, et al. filed.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/21/2022.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/14/2022.

Reply of petitioners 303 Creative LLC, et al. filed. (Distributed)

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/7/2022.

Brief of respondents Aubrey Elenis, et al. in opposition filed.

Brief amici curiae of National Religious Broadcasters, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Public Advocate of the United States, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Arizona, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Law and Economics Scholars filed.

Brief amici curiae of Tyndale House Publishers et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence filed.

Brief amici curiae of United States Senators and Representatives filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Mountain States Legal Foundation filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Public Trust Institute filed.

Brief amici curiae of First Amendment Scholars et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Institute for Free Speech filed.

Brief amici curiae of the Cato Institute, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Institute for Faith and Family and Jewish Coalition for Religious Liberty filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Americans for Prosperity Foundation 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.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 28, 2021 to December 10, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 28, 2021)

Parties

303 Creative LLC, et al., Petitioner, represented by Kristen Kellie Waggoner

Aubrey Elenis, et al., Respondent, represented by Eric Reuel Olson

Amici Curiae

15 Family Policy Organizations, Amicus Curiae, represented by David Austin French

Alabama Center for Law and Liberty, Amicus Curiae, represented by Matthew James Clark

Americans for Prosperity Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Cynthia Fleming Crawford

Arizona, Nebraska, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Michael Shawn Catlett

CatholicVote.org Education Fund, Amicus Curiae, represented by Scott William Gaylord

Center for Religious Expression, Amicus Curiae, represented by Nathan W. Kellum

Christian Family Coalition (CFC) Florida, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Dennis Grossman

Christian Legal Society and Free Speech Advocates, Amicus Curiae, represented by Walter M. Weber

Claremont Institue's Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence, Amicus Curiae, represented by Anthony Thomas Caso

Colorado State Legislators, Amicus Curiae, represented by William Wagner

Concerned Women for America, Amicus Curiae, represented by Steven Werner Fitschen

Creative Professionals and George and Maxine Maynard, Amicus Curiae, represented by Miles Edward Coleman

David Boyle, Amicus Curiae, represented by David Christopher Boyle

First Amendment Scholars, Amicus Curiae, represented by Edward Mark Wenger

Institute for Faith and Family, Amicus Curiae, represented by Deborah Dewart

Institute for Faith and Family and Jewish Coalition for Religious Liberty, Amicus Curiae, represented by Deborah Dewart

Institute for Free Speech, Amicus Curiae, represented by Owen Dennis Yeates

Law and Economics Scholars, Amicus Curiae, represented by Sean Paul Gates

Mountain States Legal Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by William E. Trachman

National Association of Evangelicals, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Frederick W. Claybrook Jr.

National Religious Broadcasters; American Family Association; The Briner Institute; Christian Professional Photographers; The Walk TV; and Turning Point USA, Amicus Curiae, represented by John Clay Sullivan

Prof. Dale Carpenter, Prof. Eugene Volokh, Ilya Shapiro, American Unity Fund, and Hamilton Lincoln Law Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Eugene Volokh

Professor Christopher R. Green, Amicus Curiae, represented by Christopher Raymond Green

Public Advocate of the United States, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by William Jeffrey Olson

Public Trust Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Andrew Martin Nussbaum

Scholars of Family and Sexuality, Amicus Curiae, represented by Dean Robert Broyles

The Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jonathan Philip Lienhard

The Cato Institute and Hamilton Lincoln Law Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Ilya Shapiro

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Richard Shawn Gunnarson

The First Amendment Scholars, Amicus Curiae, represented by Kenneth Clark Daines

The Freedom and Justice Foundation, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by David Charles McGrail

Thomas More Law Center, Amicus Curiae, represented by Erin Elizabeth Mersino

Tyndale House Publishers; Peachtree Publishing Services, LLC; The Foundry Publishing; Harvest House Publishers, Inc.; Urban Ministries, Inc.; Whitaker House; The Moody Bible Institute of Chicago; Warner Press, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Christopher Ernest Mills

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, Colorado Catholic Conference, The General Council of the Assemblies of God, The General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, and Samaritan’s Purse, Amicus Curiae, represented by Eric Nieuwenhuis Kniffin

United States Senators and Representatives, Amicus Curiae, represented by John Michael Connolly

Walk for Life West Coast, Arizona Life Coalition, and Coalition for Life of Iowa, Amicus Curiae, represented by Samuel David Green

Website and Graphic Designers, Amicus Curiae, represented by William L. Esser IV

 
Last updated: June 1, 2022