The petition of the day is:

Miller v. Louisiana

Note: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys work for or contribute to this blog in various capacities, serves as co-counsel to the petitioner in this case, which is listed without regard to the likelihood that it will be granted.
Docket: 12-162
Issue(s): Whether the Sixth Amendment right to jury trial, as applied to the states through the Fourteenth Amendment, allows a criminal conviction based on a nonunanimous jury verdict.

Certiorari stage documents:

Posted in Miller v. Louisiana, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Ben Cheng, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Nov. 14, 2012, 12:18 AM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/11/petition-of-the-day-369/