Pleau v. United StatesPetition for certiorari denied on January 14, 2013
|Docket No.||Op. Below||Argument||Opinion||Vote||Author||Term|
|12-230||1st Cir.||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||OT 2012|
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Issue: Whether, when the United States has invoked the Interstate Agreement on Detainers Act and seeks temporary custody of a state prisoner by means of a writ of habeas corpus ad prosequendum, the governor of the sending state – pursuant to the plain language of the Agreement – may disapprove that request.
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