Chappell v. GonzalesPetition for certiorari denied on October 1, 2012
|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|11-1397||9th Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2012|
Issue: Whether, when a state court’s rejection of a claim on the merits was reasonable under 28 U.S.C. § 2254(d)(1), Cullen v. Pinholster requires that the claim be denied, or whether a federal court may stay the proceedings in order to permit the petitioner to present to the state court additional allegations of fact in support of the claim.
Plain English Summary:
- Petition of the day (Ben Cheng)