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REED v. MISSISSIPPI, 390 U.S. 413 (1968)

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United States Supreme Court


No. 858

Argued: Decided: March 18, 1968

199 So.2d 803, appeal dismissed and certiorari denied.

Joe T. Patterson, Attorney General of Mississippi, and Guy N. Rogers, Assistant Attorney General, for appellee.


The motion to dismiss is granted and the appeal is dismissed for want of jurisdiction. Treating the papers whereon the appeal was taken as a petition for a writ of certiorari, certiorari is denied.

MR. JUSTICE DOUGLAS is of the opinion that the papers should be treated as a petition for a writ of certiorari and that certiorari be granted. [390 U.S. 413, 414]  

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