Petition of the day
The petition of the day is:
Title: Arkansas v. Fowler
Issue: Does the Court's decision in Illinois v. Wardlow (2000), holding that unprovoked flight from the police may constitute reasonable suspicion justifying a brief investigative detention under Terry v. Ohio (1968), limit the power of police to arrest a suspect whose flight constitutes a criminal offense under state law?
Briefs and Documents
- Opinion below (Supreme Court of Arkansas)
- Petition for certiorari
Recommended Citation: Kiera Flynn, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Jun. 21, 2011, 10:45 AM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2011/06/petition-of-the-day-125/