Tyler Skidmore

United States Supreme Court (1 summary)

Hamer v. Neighborhood Housing Services Of Chicago

The 30-day deadline for extensions to file notices of appeal under Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure 4(a)(5)(C) is a court-made rule and is, therefore, a claim-processing rule subject to waiver and forfeiture if the appellee does not raise it.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Appellate Procedure

United States Supreme Court Certiorari Granted (2 summaries)

Currier v. Virginia

Whether an acquittal under the Double Jeopardy Clause is available to a defendant who consents to severance of charges into successive trials.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Criminal Procedure

Byrd v. U.S.

Whether a driver has a reasonable expectation of privacy in a rental car when he has the renter's permission to drive the car but is not listed as an authorized driver on the rental agreement.

Area(s) of Law:
  • Criminal Procedure