The petition of the day is:

Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins
13-1339

Issue: Whether Congress may confer Article III standing upon a plaintiff who suffers no concrete harm, and who therefore could not otherwise invoke the jurisdiction of a federal court, by authorizing a private right of action based on a bare violation of a federal statute.

Posted in Spokeo v. Robins, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Maureen Johnston, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Aug. 12, 2014, 10:13 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2014/08/petition-of-the-day-659/