The petition of the day is:

16-157

Issue: Whether, when an individual consents to the search of a room he occupies, a law enforcement officer may, consistent with the Fourth Amendment, search a closed container found within that room.

Posted in Iowa v. Jackson, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Kate Howard, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Sep. 13, 2016, 11:34 PM), https://www.scotusblog.com/2016/09/petition-of-the-day-985/