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Docket Number17-1026
Term2018
Full NameGilberto Garza, Jr. v. Idaho
Short NameGarza v. Idaho
PetitionerGilberto Garza, Jr.
RespondentIdaho
Date Argued (Reargued)Oct. 30, 2018
Date Decided

Question Presented

Does the "presumption of prejudice" recognized in Roe v. Flores-Ortega, 528 U.S. 470 (2000), apply where a criminal defendant instructs his trial counsel to file a notice of appeal but trial counsel decides not to do so because the defendant's plea agreement included an appeal waiver?

Case Events

NoDateDescription
26 2018-09-17Brief of respondent State of Idaho filed. (Distributed)
25 2018-09-12CIRCULATED
24 2018-09-10Record requested from the Supreme Court of Idaho.
23 2018-08-24Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner GRANTED.
22 2018-08-20SET FOR ARGUMENT on Tuesday, October 30, 2018
21 2018-08-17Brief amicus curiae of Cato Institute filed.
20 2018-08-17Brief amicus curiae of The Ethics Bureau at Yale filed.
19 2018-08-16Brief amici curiae of Idaho Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, et al. filed.
18 2018-08-10Brief of petitioner Gilberto Garza, Jr. filed.
17 2018-07-17Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner Gilberto Garza, Jr.
16 2018-07-03Motion to extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including August 10, 2018. The time to file respondent's brief on the merits is extended to and including September 17, 2018.
15 2018-06-21Motion for an extension of time to file the briefs on the merits filed.
14 2018-06-18Petition GRANTED.
13 2018-06-11DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/14/2018.
12 2018-05-22DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/7/2018.
11 2018-05-21Reply of petitioner Gilberto Garza, Jr. filed.
10 2018-05-08Brief of respondent State of Idaho in opposition filed.
9 2018-03-20Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted in part, and the time is extended to and including May 15, 2018.
8 2018-03-16Response to motion to extend the time to file a response from petitioner Gilberto Garza, Jr. filed.
7 2018-03-16Motion to extend the time to file a response from April 9, 2018 to June 8, 2018, submitted to The Clerk.
6 2018-03-08Response Requested. (Due April 9, 2018)
5 2018-03-07DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/23/2018.
4 2018-02-22Brief amicus curiae of Idaho Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers filed.
3 2018-02-22Brief amicus curiae of The Ethics Bureau at Yale filed.
2 2018-02-21Waiver of right of respondent State of Idaho to respond filed.
1 2018-01-23Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due February 23, 2018)

Case Counsels

NameParty NameDescriptionAddressPhoneType
Amir H. AliGilberto Garza, Jr.Counsel of RecordRoderick & Solange MacArthur Justice Center718 7th St. NWWashington, DC 20001amir.ali@macarthurjustice.org202-869-3434petitioner
Jay Remington SchweikertCato InstituteCounsel of RecordThe Cato Institute1000 Massachusetts Ave. NWWashington, DC 20001jschweikert@cato.org2022161461other
John J. KorzenIdaho Association of Criminal Defense LawyersAmicusWake Forest University School of LawP. O. Box 7206Winston-Salem, NC 27109korzenjj@wfu.edu3367585832other
Kenneth K. JorgensenState of IdahoCounsel of RecordOffice of Attorney General - State of IDStatehouse Room 210P.O. Box 83720Boise, ID 83720-0010ken.jorgensen@ag.idaho.gov208-334-2400respondent
Lauren Marguerite WeinsteinIdaho Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, et al.Counsel of RecordMoloLamken LLP600 New Hampshire Ave., N.W. Suite 660Washington, DC 20037lweinstein@mololamken.com202-556-2000other
Lawrence J. FoxThe Ethics Bureau at YaleCounsel of RecordYale Law School127 Wall StreetNew Haven, CT 06511lawrence.fox@yale.edu203-432-9358other
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