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HENRY v. LOUISIANA, 392 U.S. 655 (1968)

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United States Supreme Court


No. 932

Argued: Decided: June 17, 1968

Appeal dismissed; certiorari granted; 250 La. 682, 198 So.2d 889, reversed.

Thomas Barr III for appellant.

Jack P. F. Gremillion, Attorney General of Louisiana, and William P. Schuler, Second 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 granted and the judgment is reversed. Redrup v. New York, 386 U.S. 767 .

MR. JUSTICE HARLAN would affirm the judgment of the state court upon the premises stated in his separate opinion in Roth v. United States, 354 U.S. 476, 496 , and in his dissenting opinion in Memoirs v. Massachusetts, 383 U.S. 413, 455 . [392 U.S. 655, 656]  

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