The petition of the day is:

King v. Kansas Judicial Watch

Docket: 11-829
Issue(s): Whether, when a plaintiff obtains a preliminary injunction but the case is mooted prior to resolution of the plaintiff’s claims for declaratory and permanent injunctive relief, the plaintiff is a “prevailing party” for purposes of 42 U.S.C. § 1988(b)?

Certiorari stage documents:

Posted in King v. Kansas Judicial Watch, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Kali Borkoski, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Feb. 1, 2012, 4:00 PM),