- Order (S. Ct. Mar. 19, 2020)
Due to COVID-19, the Supreme Court issued an Order that: (1) extends deadline to file any petition for a writ of certiorari due on or after March 19, 2020, to 150 days from the date of the lower court judgment; (2) states motions for extension of time under S. Ct. Rule 30.4 "will ordinarily be granted by the Clerk as a matter of course if the grounds . . . relate to COVID-19and if the length of hte extension requested is reasonable;" and (3) states Court will entertain motions to delay distrubution of certioari petition where petitioner needs more time to file a reply due to COVID-19.
- Supreme Court Press Release Regarding Postpontment of March 2020 Oral Arguments (3/16/20)
In response to public health concerns re: COVID-19, the Court postponed oral arguments scheduled for March 23-25 and March 30-April 1.