The petition of the day is:

17-862

Issue: Whether Title III of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968, which states that “the principal prosecuting attorney” of a state or locality may apply for an order authorizing the interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications, 18 U.S.C. § 2516(2), allows a principal prosecuting attorney to delegate the task of applying for such an order to a subordinate.

Posted in Maricopa County, Arizona v. Villa, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Aurora Barnes, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Jan. 17, 2018, 6:00 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2018/01/petition-of-the-day-1303/