Today’s petition of the day is:

Rosario v. Griffin

Docket: 10-854
Issue(s): Whether application of New York's state constitutional “meaningful representation” 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:

Posted in Rosario v. Griffin, Cases in the Pipeline

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/