492 U.S. 925 (1989), 88-5953, Mackall v. Virginia

Docket Nº:No. 88-5953
Citation:492 U.S. 925, 109 S.Ct. 3261, 106 L.Ed.2d 607
Party Name:Tony Albert MACKALL, petitioner, v. VIRGINIA
Case Date:July 03, 1989
Court:United States Supreme Court
 
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492 U.S. 925 (1989)

109 S.Ct. 3261, 106 L.Ed.2d 607

Tony Albert MACKALL, petitioner,

v.

VIRGINIA

No. 88-5953

United States Supreme Court.

July 3, 1989

OPINION

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

Denied.

[109 S.Ct. 3262] 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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