The petition of the day is:

United States v. Alvarez (Granted )

Docket: 11-210
Issue(s): Whether the Stolen Valor Act, 18 U.S.C. § 704(b), which makes it a crime to falsely represent that you have been awarded any decoration or medal authorized by Congress for the Armed Forces of the United States, is facially invalid under the Free Speech Clause of the First Amendment.

Certiorari stage documents:

Posted in U.S. v. Alvarez, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Joshua Matz, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Sep. 6, 2011, 2:15 PM),