Petition of the day
The petition of the day is:
Mann v. California
Issue(s): Whether California’s rule – that the Sixth Amendment right to a speedy trial does not apply when a defendant is charged by complaint and arrested and arraigned on the complaint but does apply if the defendant is indicted or held to answer on an information – should be overruled.
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Matthew Bush, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Apr. 2, 2012, 10:00 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/04/petition-of-the-day-266/