436 U.S. 914 (1978), 77-6424, Corn v. Georgia.

Docket Nº:No. 77-6424
Citation:436 U.S. 914, 98 S.Ct. 2255, 56 L.Ed.2d 415
Party Name:Charles Thomas CORN, petitioner, v. GEORGIA
Case Date:May 15, 1978
Court:United States Supreme Court

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436 U.S. 914 (1978)

98 S.Ct. 2255, 56 L.Ed.2d 415

Charles Thomas CORN, petitioner,

v.

GEORGIA

No. 77-6424

United States Supreme Court.

May 15, 1978

Rehearing Denied June 26, 1978.

OPINION

Petition for writ of certiorari to the Supreme Court of Georgia.

Denied.

[98 S.Ct. 2256] Mr. Justice BRENNAN and Mr. Justice MARSHALL, dissenting.

Adhering to our views that the death penalty is in all circumstances cruel and unusual punishment prohibited by the Eighth and Fourteenth Amendments, Gregg v. Georgia, 428 U.S. 153, 227, 231, 96 S.Ct. 2909, 49 L.Ed.2d 859 (1976), we would grant certiorari and vacate the death sentence in this case.

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