Petition of the day
Today's ï»¿petition of the day is:
Kiyemba v. Obama
Issue(s): Whether a judicial officer of the United States, having jurisdiction of the habeas corpus petition of an alien transported by the executive to, and held at, an offshore prison, has any judicial power to direct the prisoner's release.
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Conor McEvily, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Jan. 27, 2011, 11:26 AM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2011/01/petition-of-the-day-75/