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RICHARD S. v. CITY OF NEW YORK, 397 U.S. 597 (1970)

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United States Supreme Court


No. 1478

Argued: Decided: April 20, 1970

Jonathan A. Weiss, for appellant.

J. Lee Rankin, Stanley Buchsbaum, and Robert T. Hartmann, for appellee.


The motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is granted. The judgment is vacated and the case is remanded to the Court of Appeals of New York for further consideration in light of In re Winship, 397 U.S. 358 .

THE CHIEF JUSTICE and Mr. Justice STEWART dissent for the reasons set forth in the dissenting opinion of The Chief Justice in In re Winship, 397 U.S., at 375 .

Mr. Justice BLACK dissents for the reasons set forth in his dissenting opinion in In re Winship, 397 U.S., at 377 .[ S v. City of New York 397 U.S. 597 (1970) ]

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