The petition of the day is:

13-1314

Issue: Whether the provision of the Arizona Constitution that divests the Arizona Legislature of any authority to prescribe congressional district lines violates the Elections Clause of the United States Constitution, which requires that the time, place, and manner of congressional elections be prescribed in each state by the “Legislature thereof.”

Posted in Arizona State Legislature v. Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Maureen Johnston, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Aug. 1, 2014, 10:11 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2014/08/petition-of-the-day-652/