The petition of the day is:

17-1089

Issue: Whether county sheriffs in Georgia function as an arm of the state, and are thus entitled to Eleventh Amendment immunity, when they feed (or fail to properly feed) people detained in the county jail.

Posted in Lake v. Skelton, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Aurora Barnes, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Feb. 22, 2018, 6:12 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2018/02/petition-of-the-day-1328/