The petition of the day is:

12-1126

Issue: Whether res judicata bars the government from instituting a second removal proceeding against an immigrant based on a conviction that could have been charged as the basis for removal in a prior removal proceeding that resulted in a final decision in the immgrant’s favor.

Posted in Dormescar v. Holder, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Mary Pat Dwyer, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Sep. 4, 2013, 1:49 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2013/09/petition-of-the-day-470/