The petition of the day is:


Issue(s): Whether a state’s parens patriae action is removable as a “mass action” under the Class Action Fairness Act when the state is the sole plaintiff, the claims arise under state law, and the state attorney general possesses statutory and common-law authority to assert all claims in the complaint.

Posted in Mississippi ex rel. Hood v. AU Optronics Corp., Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Mary Pat Dwyer, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (May. 14, 2013, 9:27 PM),