Foster v. State, 7 Div. 873

Decision Date23 October 1969
Docket Number7 Div. 873
Citation229 So.2d 915,285 Ala. 754
PartiesWilliam Walter FOSTER v. STATE.
CourtAlabama Supreme Court

Certiorari to Court of Appeals.

MacDonald Gallion, Atty.Gen., and Richard F. Calhoun, Asst. Atty. Gen., for petitioner.

Jas. F. Hinton, Gadsden, opposed.

BLOODWORTH, Justice.

Petition of the State, by its Attorney General, for Certiorari to the Court of Appeals to review and revise the judgment and decision in Foster v. State, 45 Ala.App. 323, 229 So.2d 913 (7 Div. 1).

Writ denied.

LIVINGSTON, C.J., and SIMPSON, COLEMAN and McCALL, JJ., concur.

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  • Smith v. State, 5 Div. 581
    • United States
    • Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals
    • November 24, 1981
    ...we conclude that this time span is "presumptively prejudicial," Foster v. State, 45 Ala.App. 323, 229 So.2d 913, cert. denied, 285 Ala. 754, 229 So.2d 915 (1969), and mandates an investigation of the remaining Barker Reason for Delay Appellant was duly indicted at the first scheduled grand ......
  • McCallum v. State, 7 Div. 872
    • United States
    • Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals
    • November 24, 1981
    ...as long enough to be deemed "presumptively prejudicial," Foster v. State, 45 Ala.App. 323, 229 So.2d 913, cert. denied, 285 Ala. 754, 229 So.2d 915 (1969), and merits our review of the other Barker No formal hearing was apparently held on the motion to dismiss for lack of a speedy trial fil......

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