Petition of the day
Today’s petition of the day is:
Rosario v. Griffin
Issue(s): Whether application of New York's state constitutional â€œmeaningful representationâ€ standard to evaluate Sixth Amendment claims of ineffective assistance of counsel results in decisions that are "contrary to, or involve an unreasonable application of, clearly established federal law" as required by the federal habeas statute.
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Conor McEvily, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Mar. 24, 2011, 2:28 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2011/03/petition-of-the-day-102/