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Petition of the day

The petition of the day is:


Issue: Whether a person in federal custody is entitled to file an application for habeas corpus under 28 U.S.C. § 2241 because a 28 U.S.C. § 2255 motion is “inadequate or ineffective” to permit him to raise a claim that his conviction or sentence is invalid under an intervening and retroactively applicable statutory-interpretation decision of the Supreme Court.

Recommended Citation: Aurora Barnes, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Aug. 14, 2017, 4:44 PM),