Thursday, July 17, 2014
Ind. Decisions - 7th Circuit asks for answers to the requests for en banc consideration
In a filing yesterday, Wisconsin filed its own request for en banc hearing before the 7th Circuit on the same sex marriage cases.
Today, the 7th Circuit issued this one-page order re the Indiana and Wisconsin petitions:
Petitions for Initial Hearing En Banc were filed by counsel for the appellants on July 11, 2014, in appeal nos. 14‐2386, 14‐2387, and 14‐2388 and on July 16, 2014, in appeal no. 14‐2526.
Counsel for the appellees in each appeal are requested to file an answer to the Petitions for Initial Hearing En Banc by July 23, 2014. Counsel shall file thirty (30) copies of the answer, which shall not exceed fifteen (15) pages. Fed. R. App. P. 40(b). The cover of the answer, if used, must be white. Fed. R. App. P. 32(c)(2)(A).
Posted by Marcia Oddi on July 17, 2014 10:43 AM
Posted to Ind. (7th Cir.) Decisions