454 U.S. 882 (1981), 81-5158, Palmes v. Florida

Docket Nº:No. 81-5158
Citation:454 U.S. 882, 102 S.Ct. 369, 70 L.Ed.2d 195
Party Name:Timothy Charles PALMES, Petitioner v. FLORIDA
Case Date:October 05, 1981
Court:United States Supreme Court
 
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454 U.S. 882 (1981)

102 S.Ct. 369, 70 L.Ed.2d 195

Timothy Charles PALMES, Petitioner

v.

FLORIDA

No. 81-5158

United States Supreme Court.

October 5, 1981

OPINION

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

Denied.

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Justice BRENNAN and 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, 2950, 2973, 49 L.Ed.2d 859 (1976), we would grant certiorari and vacate the death sentence in this case.

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