Foster v. Caldwell, No. 72

CourtUnited States Supreme Court
Writing for the CourtPER CURIAM
Citation24 L.Ed.2d 309,90 S.Ct. 398,396 U.S. 117
Decision Date08 December 1969
Docket NumberM,No. 72
PartiesWillie B. FOSTER v. E. B. CALDWELL, Superintendent. isc

396 U.S. 117
90 S.Ct. 398
24 L.Ed.2d 309
Willie B. FOSTER

v.

E. B. CALDWELL, Superintendent.

No. 72, Misc.

Supreme Court of the United States

December 8, 1969

Reber F. Boult, Jr., Charles Morgan, Jr., Melvin L. Wulf, and Eleanor Holmes Norton, for appellant.

Arthur K. Bolton, Atty. Gen. of Georgia, Harold N. Hill, Jr., Exec. Asst. Atty. Gen., and Marion O. Gordon, Asst. Atty. Gen., for appellee.

PER CURIAM.

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 denied.

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