The petition of the day is:

13-1038

Issue: Whether the substantive holding in Miller v. Alabama, that a juvenile convicted of a homicide offense cannot be sentenced to life imprisonment without parole under the Eighth Amendment unless there is consideration of individual mitigating circumstances, applies on collateral review to petitioner.

Posted in Cunningham v. Pennsylvania, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Maureen Johnston, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Jun. 6, 2014, 10:12 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2014/06/petition-of-the-day-622/