The petition of the day is:

12-802

Issue: Whether a servicemember in a combat zone categorically forfeits the right to self-­defense as a matter of law by pointing a firearm without authorization at a suspected enemy.

Posted in Behenna v. U.S., Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Mary Pat Dwyer, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (May. 1, 2013, 10:21 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2013/05/petition-of-the-day-446/