Issues: (1) Whether a state procedural bar can override the Eighth Amendment prohibition against executing the intellectually disabled and (2) whether the Rodriguez procedural bar created by the Florida Supreme Court violates the Eighth Amendment by creating an unacceptable risk of executing the intellectually disabled.
Petition DENIED. Statement of Justice Sotomayor respecting the denial of certiorari. (Detached Opinion)
Aug 22 2019
Application (19A183) denied by the Court.
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