Legal Timeline

Court filings and rulings from the last 20+ years of Scott's legal battle.  

Supreme Court Opinion Filed

Aug 13, 2021

Supreme Court Opinion Filed

Supreme Court Oral Argument

Apr 26, 2021

Supreme Court Oral Argument

Writ of Certiorari filed to Supreme Court

Apr 29, 2020

Writ of Certiorari filed to Supreme Court

Motion to Remove Attorneys Denied

Dec 14 2018

Motion to Remove Attorneys Denied

Claims 7, 8 & 9 Dismissed

Feb 6 2019

Claims 7, 8 & 9 Dismissed

Full hearing on claims 7, 8 & 9 (sentencing phase)

Feb 12-15 2018

Full hearing on claims 7, 8 & 9 (sentencing phase)

Unexplained Cancellation of Hearing

September 2017

Unexplained Cancellation of Hearing

Limited Evidentiary Hearing- continued for Oct 30th

Aug 25, 2017

Limited Evidentiary Hearing- continued for Oct 30th

Court reserved ruling on subparts of 3 of  SMAR

Aug 22, 2016

Court reserved ruling on subparts of 3 of SMAR

Summary dismissal of claims 1,2 and part of 3

Aug 18, 2016

Summary dismissal of claims 1,2 and part of 3

Scheduling Hearing

May 2016

Scheduling Hearing

Memorandum in Response to Oral Argument

Apr 4 2016

Memorandum in Response to Oral Argument

State Reply to Response

Feb 24 2015

State Reply to Response

Response to Motion for Denial

Jan 26 2015

Response to Motion for Denial

State Motion for Denial

Sep 30 2014

State Motion for Denial

Supplemental Motion For Appropriate Relief

Sep 12 2013

Supplemental Motion For Appropriate Relief

Initial Motion For Appropriate Relief

July 2007

Initial Motion For Appropriate Relief

Direct Appeal Denied

2006

Direct Appeal Denied

Convicted

October 2003

Convicted

Charged

Aug/September 1999

Charged