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SEALS v. ALABAMA, 380 U.S. 254 (1965)

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United States Supreme Court


No. 465

Argued: Decided: March 08, 1965

Certiorari granted and judgment reversed.

Reported below: 276 Ala. 654, 165 So.2d 742.

Vernon Crawford, Morton Stavis, Martin R. Bradley, Jr., Arthur Kinoy and William M. Kunstler for petitioner.

Richmond M. Flowers, Attorney General of Alabama, and Leslie Hall, Assistant Attorney General, for respondent.


The motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis and the petition for a writ of certiorari are granted. The Court is of the view that on the record the petitioner is an indigent. Therefore, the judgment must be reversed. Griffin v. Illinois, 351 U.S. 12 . [380 U.S. 254, 255]  

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