Petition of the day
Today's ï»¿petition of the day is:
Felkner v. Jackson
Issue(s): Whether a ruling by the court of appeals on habeas, reversing a district court's decision and finding a state prosecutor's proffered race-neutral bases for peremptorily striking two out of three African-American jurors insufficient, satisfies the restrictions on habeas corpus relief imposed by Congress in 28 U.S.C. Â§ 2254(d)?
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Conor McEvily, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Feb. 17, 2011, 10:46 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2011/02/petition-of-the-day-86/