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Petition of the day

The petition of the day is:


Issue: Whether a foreign official’s common-law immunity for acts performed on behalf of a foreign state is abrogated by plaintiff’s allegations that those official acts violated jus cogens norms of international law.

Cases: Ali v. Warfaa

Recommended Citation: Kate Howard, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (May. 25, 2016, 11:10 PM),