Calendar of Upcoming Deadlines and Hearings

A calendar of upcoming deadlines and hearings in key redistricting cases including partisan gerrymandering cases in Wisconsin, North Carolina, and Maryland, and racial gerrymandering cases in North Carolina and Virginia.

October 13, 2017

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  • PG = Partisan Gerrymandering Claims
  • RG = Racial Gerrymandering Claims
  • VRA = Voting Rights Act Claims
  • D = Intentional Discrimination

DATE

CASE

 STATE 

 CASE TYPE 

EVENT

October 16-19, 2017 League of Women Voters v. Rucho and Common Cause v. Rucho NC PG Trial at the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
October 17, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various State of Texas’ jurisdictional statement re: congressional plan due at the U.S. Supreme Court
October 17, 2017 Vesilind v. Virginia Board of Elections VA -- Oral argument on the petition for appeal at the Virginia Supreme Court
October 20, 2017 Georgia State Conference of the NAACP, et, al. v. State of Georgia  GA Various Deadline for plaintiffs’ expert disclosures 
October 24, 2017 Agre v. Wolf PA PG Executive branch defendants’ answer or other response to the plaintiffs’ complaint due at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
October 24, 2017 Agre v. Wolf PA PG Legislative defendants’ motion to intervene, motion to stay proceedings, and answer to the plaintiffs’ complaint due at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania 
October 27, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various State of Texas’ jurisdictional statement re: state house plans due at the U.S. Supreme Court 
October 31, 2017 Agre v. Wolf PA PG Plaintiffs’ reply to any motion filed by the legislative or executive defendants due at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
October 31, 2017 Benisek v. Lamone MD PG State appellees’ motion to dismiss or affirm due at the U.S. Supreme Court
November 2, 2017 Brooks v. Kemp GA Various Defendants’ answer or other response due at the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia 
November 7, 2017 Agre v. Wolf PA PG Pretrial hearing at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania 
November 13, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various Plaintiffs-appellants’ jurisdictional statement re: congressional plan appeal due at the U.S. Supreme Court (if jurisdiction statement not filed early)
November 14, 2017 Benisek v. Lamone MD PG Plaintiffs-appellants’ reply to the motion to dismiss or affirm due at the U.S. Supreme Court
November 16, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various Plaintiffs-appellees’ motion to dismiss or affirm re: State of Texas’ congressional plan appeal due at the U.S. Supreme Court 
November 17, 2017 Georgia State Conference of the NAACP, et, al. v. State of Georgia  GA Various Deadline for defendants’ expert disclosures 
November 24, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various Plaintiffs-appellants’ jurisdictional statement re: state house plan appeals due at the U.S. Supreme Court 
November 27, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various Plaintiffs-appellees’ motion to dismiss or affirm re: State of Texas’ state house plan appeals due at the U.S. Supreme Court 
November 30, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various State of Texas’ reply to the plaintiffs-appellees’ motion to dismiss or affirm re: congressional plan appeal due at the U.S. Supreme Court 
December 11, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various State of Texas’ reply to the plaintiffs-appellees’ motion to dismiss or affirm re: state house plan appeal due at the U.S. Supreme Court 
December 13, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various State of Texas’ motion to dismiss or affirm re: plaintiffs-appellants' congressional plan appeals due at the U.S. Supreme Court (if jurisdiction statement not filed early)
December 26, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various State of Texas’ motion to dismiss or affirm re: plaintiffs-appellants' state house plans due at the U.S. Supreme Court (if jurisdiction statement not filed early)
December 27, 2017 Perez v. Abbott TX Various Plaintiffs-appellants’ reply to the State of Texas’ motion to dismiss or affirm re: congressional plan appeals due at the U.S. Supreme Court 
Fall/Winter 2017 Covington v. North Carolina NC RG Possible decision on remedial plans at the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
Winter 2017-18 Dickson v. Rucho NC RG Possible decision from the North Carolina Supreme Court 
Winter 2017-18 Alabama Legislative Black Caucus v. Alabama AL RG Possible hearing on remedial plans at the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
January 9, 2018 Perez v. Abbott TX Various Plaintiffs-appellants’ reply to the State of Texas’ motion to dismiss or affirm re: state house plan appeals due at the U.S. Supreme Court 
January 12, 2018 Georgia State Conference of the NAACP, et, al. v. State of Georgia GA Various Conclusion of discovery period
Winter 2018 Georgia State Conference of the NAACP, et, al. v. State of Georgia  GA Various Possible trial at the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of Georgia