Petition of the day
The petition of the day is:
Slough v. United States
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)
Recommended Citation: Kiera Flynn, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Nov. 29, 2011, 11:05 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2011/11/petition-of-the-day-217/