Jeff Fischer http://ripr.org en Waiting to hear whether Supreme Court will hear RI request http://ripr.org/post/waiting-hear-whether-supreme-court-will-hear-ri-request <p>(PROVIDENCE, RI) Attorneys for accused killer Jason Pleau&nbsp; are hopeful that Friday is the day they will hear that the US Supreme Court will take their case. Pleau&nbsp; is the subject of a debate as to whether Rhode Island has the right to refuse to hand him over to federal authorities. The legal wrangling centers on an agreement between states and the federal government when it comes to transporting detainees.</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 14:29:22 +0000 Catherine Welch 7544 at http://ripr.org Waiting to hear whether Supreme Court will hear RI request