Jeff Fischer

RI News
9:29 am
Fri January 11, 2013

Waiting to hear whether Supreme Court will hear RI request

United States Supreme Court
Credit Mike Renlund via Flickr

(PROVIDENCE, RI) Attorneys for accused killer Jason Pleau  are hopeful that Friday is the day they will hear that the US Supreme Court will take their case. Pleau  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.

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