The petition of the day is:

Slough v. United States

Docket: 11-591
Issue(s): When the government has compelled individuals to make potentially incriminating statements, whether prosecutors’ subsequent use of those statements in deciding to indict those individuals violates the Fifth Amendment’s Self-Incrimination Clause and the use immunity principles of Kastigar v. United States.

Certiorari stage documents:

Kastigar v. United States (1972)

Posted in Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Kiera Flynn, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Nov. 29, 2011, 11:05 PM),