Petition of the day
Today's petition of the day is:
Blueford v. Arkansas (Granted )
Issue(s): Whether, if a jury deadlocks on a lesser-included offense, the Double Jeopardy Clause bars the reprosecution of a greater offense after a jury announces that it has voted against guilt on the greater offense.
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Conor McEvily, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Jun. 3, 2011, 2:29 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2011/06/petition-of-the-day-124/