Petition of the day
The petition of the day is:
Thaler v. McGowen
Issue(s): Whether Eighth Amendment harmless-error review applies when a capital-sentencing jury is precluded from considering relevant mitigating evidence.
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Ben Cheng, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Sep. 21, 2012, 10:55 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/09/petition-of-the-day-340/