Jones v. Davis

Constitutionality of California Death Penalty


Due to the level of interest in this case, this site has been created to provide access to case information.


Document Title


Petition for Rehearing and for Rehearing En Banc




Oral argument audio and video


Notice of Oral Argument on Monday, August 31, 2015, 9 a.m., Courtroom Three, Richard H. Chambers US Courthouse, Pasadena, California

04/20/2015 Amicus Brief by the Innocence Project
04/13/2015 Reply Brief
03/06/2015 Amicus Brief by Correctional Lieutenant M Thompson
03/06/2015 Amicus Brief by Loyola Law School
03/06/2015 Amicus Brief by Loni Hancock, et al.
03/06/2015 Amicus Brief by Murder Victims' Families, et al.
03/06/2015 Amicus Brief by Empirical Scholars, et al.
03/06/2015 Amicus Brief by Death Penalty Focus
03/05/2015 Amicus Brief by California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, et al.
02/27/2015 Answering Brief
12/08/2014 Amicus Brief by Criminal Justice Legal Foundation
12/01/2014 Opening Brief