464 U.S. 986 (1983), 83-153, Faulkner v. Merritt

Docket Nº:No. 83-153
Citation:464 U.S. 986, 104 S.Ct. 434, 78 L.Ed.2d 366
Party Name:Gordon H. FAULKNER, et al., petitioners, v. Billy MERRITT
Case Date:November 14, 1983
Court:United States Supreme Court

Page 986

464 U.S. 986 (1983)

104 S.Ct. 434, 78 L.Ed.2d 366

Gordon H. FAULKNER, et al., petitioners,

v.

Billy MERRITT

No. 83-153

United States Supreme Court.

November 14, 1983

OPINION

The motion of respondent for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is granted. Petition for writ of certiorari to [104 S.Ct. 435] the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit denied.

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  • 22 F.3d 846 (9th Cir. 1993), 91-10225, United States v. Hutchison
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    • January 13, 1993
    ...defrauded investors after subject transaction furthered the fraud and were thus part of fraudulent scheme), cert. denied, 464 U.S. 986, 104 S.Ct. 434, 78 L.Ed.2d 366 (1983); United States v. Wolfson, 634 F.2d 1217, 1220 (9th Cir.1980) (phone calls were an integral part of the scheme, and we......
  • 737 F.2d 1173 (D.C. Cir. 1984), 83-1151, Poindexter v. F.B.I.
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
    • June 26, 1984
    ...the federal courts] requires representation by a lawyer") (discussing 28 U.S.C. Sec. 1915(d) (1982)), cert. denied, --- U.S. ----, 104 S.Ct. 434, 78 L.Ed.2d 366 [10] In Hilliard v. Volcker, 659 F.2d 1125 (D.C.Cir.1981), we did not articulate standards to govern requests for appointment......
  • 834 F.2d 1382 (8th Cir. 1987), 86-2496, United States v. Wood
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
    • November 25, 1987
    ...ordinarily be allowed wide latitude. Fed.R.Evid. 608; United States v. Mansaw, 714 F.2d 785, 788 (8th Cir.), cert. denied, 464 U.S. 986, 104 S.Ct. 434, 78 L.Ed.2d 366 (1983). Nonetheless, we have long recognized that the trial judge must retain discretion to limit the scope of cross-examina......
  • 888 F.2d 964 (2nd Cir. 1989), 88-3039, In re Epps
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    • November 1, 1989
    ...walls intervene." Merritt v. Faulkner, 697 F.2d 761, 768-69 (7th Cir.1983) (Cudahy, J., concurring), cert. denied, 464 U.S. 986, 104 S.Ct. 434, 78 L.Ed.2d 366 (1983). We do not agree with Judge Posner that the amount of a partial fee is appropriate simply because a prisoner has the fun......
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  • 22 F.3d 846 (9th Cir. 1993), 91-10225, United States v. Hutchison
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    • January 13, 1993
    ...defrauded investors after subject transaction furthered the fraud and were thus part of fraudulent scheme), cert. denied, 464 U.S. 986, 104 S.Ct. 434, 78 L.Ed.2d 366 (1983); United States v. Wolfson, 634 F.2d 1217, 1220 (9th Cir.1980) (phone calls were an integral part of the scheme, and we......
  • 737 F.2d 1173 (D.C. Cir. 1984), 83-1151, Poindexter v. F.B.I.
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
    • June 26, 1984
    ...the federal courts] requires representation by a lawyer") (discussing 28 U.S.C. Sec. 1915(d) (1982)), cert. denied, --- U.S. ----, 104 S.Ct. 434, 78 L.Ed.2d 366 [10] In Hilliard v. Volcker, 659 F.2d 1125 (D.C.Cir.1981), we did not articulate standards to govern requests for appointment......
  • 834 F.2d 1382 (8th Cir. 1987), 86-2496, United States v. Wood
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
    • November 25, 1987
    ...ordinarily be allowed wide latitude. Fed.R.Evid. 608; United States v. Mansaw, 714 F.2d 785, 788 (8th Cir.), cert. denied, 464 U.S. 986, 104 S.Ct. 434, 78 L.Ed.2d 366 (1983). Nonetheless, we have long recognized that the trial judge must retain discretion to limit the scope of cross-examina......
  • 888 F.2d 964 (2nd Cir. 1989), 88-3039, In re Epps
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    • November 1, 1989
    ...walls intervene." Merritt v. Faulkner, 697 F.2d 761, 768-69 (7th Cir.1983) (Cudahy, J., concurring), cert. denied, 464 U.S. 986, 104 S.Ct. 434, 78 L.Ed.2d 366 (1983). We do not agree with Judge Posner that the amount of a partial fee is appropriate simply because a prisoner has the fun......
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