The petition of the day is:

14-1096

Issue(s): Whether a state offense constitutes an aggravated felony under 8 U.S.C. § 1101(a)(43), on the ground that the state offense is “described in” a specified federal statute, where the federal statute includes an interstate commerce element that the state offense lacks.

 

Posted in Luna Torres v. Lynch, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Maureen Johnston, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Apr. 15, 2015, 10:15 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2015/04/petition-of-the-day-823/