Oklahoma v. Castro-Huerta, No. 21-429 [Arg: 04.27.2022]

Issue(s): Whether a state has authority to prosecute non-Indians who commit crimes against Indians in Indian country.

QUESTION PRESENTED

  • Whether a state has authority to prosecute non-Indians who commit crimes against Indians in Indian country.

Date Proceedings and Orders
Sep 17 2021 | Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due October 21, 2021)
Sep 22 2021 | Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, State of Oklahoma
Oct 20 2021 | Motion to extend the time to file a response from October 21, 2021 to November 22, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.
Oct 21 2021 | Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including November 22, 2021.
Oct 21 2021 | Brief amici curiae of Environmental Federation of Oklahoma, Inc., et al filed.
Oct 21 2021 | Brief amici curiae of Cities of Tulsa and Owasso, Oklahoma filed.
Oct 21 2021 | Brief amici curiae of Texas, et al.
Oct 21 2021 | Brief amici curiae of the Oklahoma District Attorneys Association, et al. filed.
Oct 29 2021 | Brief amicus curiae of Cherokee Nation filed.
Nov 15 2021 | Brief of respondent Victor Manuel Castro-Huerta in opposition filed.
Nov 16 2021 | Brief amicus curiae of Muscogee (Creek) Nation filed.
Nov 18 2021 | Brief amici curiae of Chickasaw Nation and Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma filed.
Nov 19 2021 | Application (21A168) to file reply brief in excess of word limits, submitted to Justice Gorsuch.
Nov 22 2021 | Response of Victor Manuel Castro-Huerta to application filed.
Nov 29 2021 | Application (21A168) denied by Justice Gorsuch.
Dec 08 2021 | DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/7/2022.
Dec 08 2021 | Reply of petitioner Oklahoma filed. (Distributed)
Jan 10 2022 | DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/14/2022.
Jan 18 2022 | DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/21/2022.
Jan 21 2022 | 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.
Feb 09 2022 | Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner Oklahoma.
Feb 09 2022 | Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Oklahoma
Feb 10 2022 | Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Victor Manuel Castro-Huerta
Feb 22 2022 | Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner GRANTED.
Feb 28 2022 | Brief of petitioner Oklahoma filed.
Mar 07 2022 | Brief amici curiae of The Oklahoma District Attorneys Association, et al. filed.
Mar 07 2022 | Brief amici curiae of Texas, et al. filed.
Mar 07 2022 | Brief amici curiae of Environmental Federation of Oklahoma, Inc., et al. filed.
Mar 07 2022 | Brief amicus curiae of Oklahoma Association of Chiefs of Police filed.
Mar 07 2022 | Brief amicus curiae of Citizens for Equal Rights Foundation filed.
Mar 07 2022 | Brief amicus curiae of City of Tulsa, Oklahoma filed.
Mar 07 2022 | Motion for leave to file appendix to amicus curiae brief under seal filed by City of Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Mar 15 2022 | ARGUMENT SET FOR Wednesday, April 27, 2022.
Mar 16 2022 | Record requested from the Court of Criminal Appeals of Oklahoma, and also from the Tulsa County District Court.
Mar 22 2022 | Record received from the Court of Criminal Appeals of Oklahoma. (1 Box)
Mar 23 2022 | CIRCULATED
Mar 28 2022 | Record received from the U.S. District Court for Tulsa County. (1 Box)
Mar 28 2022 | Brief of respondent Victor Manuel Castro-Huerta filed. (Distributed)
Apr 01 2022 | Brief amicus curiae of National Congress of American Indians filed. (Distributed)
Apr 04 2022 | Brief amicus curiae of United States filed. (Distributed)
Apr 04 2022 | Brief amici curiae of Cherokee Nation, Chickasaw Nation, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, Muscogee (Creek) Nation, and Seminole Nation of Oklahoma filed. (Distributed)
Apr 04 2022 | Brief amici curiae of Federal Indian Law Scholars and Historians filed. (Distributed)
Apr 04 2022 | Brief amici curiae of Former United States Attorneys Michael Cotter, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Apr 04 2022 | Brief amici curiae of National Indigenous Women's Resource Center, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Apr 04 2022 | Brief amici curiae of The Navajo Nation, et al. filed. (Distributed)
Apr 04 2022 | Brief amicus curiae of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed. (Distributed)
Apr 04 2022 | Brief amicus curiae of United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma filed. (Distributed)
Apr 04 2022 | 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.
Apr 14 2022 | Motion of City of Tulsa, Oklahoma for leave to file an appendix to an amicus curiae brief under seal GRANTED.
Apr 14 2022 | 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.
Apr 15 2022 | Reply of petitioner Oklahoma filed. (Distributed)




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