Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

We expect orders from the March 23 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m.
On Monday the court hears oral argument in United States v. Sanchez-Gomez. Howard Wasserman has our preview.
On Monday the court also hears oral argument in China Agritech Inc. v. Resh. Ronald Mann has our preview.

Allen v. Lawhorn

Petition for certiorari denied on December 13, 2010
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
10-24 11th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2010

Issue: Whether a state court’s determination that trial counsel’s waiver of a penalty-phase closing argument did not prejudice the defendant is “contrary to” Supreme Court precedent.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

Briefs and Documents

Certiorari-stage documents

Term Snapshot