FRANKLIN v. MCCAUGHTRY, 03-1031
Denial of plaintiff's petition for a writ of habeas corpus is reversed where his trial judge was actually biased since the only inference that can be drawn from the facts of record is that the judge decided that plaintiff was guilty before he conducted the trial.
- Argued 06/15/2004
- Decided 02/24/2005
- Published 02/24/2005
- WOOD, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, WOOD, and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Deborah A. Devaney, Thomas A. Andreoli (argued), Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal, Chicago, IL, for Petitioner-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Marguerite M. Moeller (argued), Office of the Attorney General, Wisconsin Department of Justice, Madison, WI, for Respondent-Appellee.