The petition of the day is:

Sutton v. Colson

Docket: 11-981
Issue(s): Whether the prejudice arising from multiple errors committed by defense counsel should be considered cumulatively for purposes of deciding whether counsel rendered ineffective assistance under Strickland v. Washington.

Certiorari stage documents:

Posted in Sutton v. Colson, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Matthew Bush, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Mar. 1, 2012, 10:00 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/03/petition-of-the-day-255/