Peck v. State of New York, No. 437

CourtUnited States Supreme Court
Writing for the CourtPER CURIAM; DOUGLAS
Citation5 L.Ed.2d 372,81 S.Ct. 389,364 U.S. 662
PartiesJames PECK et al. v. STATE OF NEW YORK
Decision Date16 January 1961
Docket NumberNo. 437

364 U.S. 662
81 S.Ct. 389
5 L.Ed.2d 372
James PECK et al.

v.

STATE OF NEW YORK.

No. 437.

Supreme Court of the United States

January 16, 1961

Kenneth W. Greenawalt and Harrop Freeman, for appellants.

Frank S. Hogan and Harold Roland Shapiro, for appellee.

PER CURIAM.

The appeal is dismissed. Treating the papers whereon the appeal was taken as a petition for writ of certiorari, certiorari is denied.

Mr. Justice DOUGLAS is of the opinion that probable jurisdiction should be noted.

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  • Kesler v. Department of Public Safety, Financial Responsibility Division, State of Utah, No. 14
    • United States
    • United States Supreme Court
    • 26 Marzo 1962
    ...was brought here on direct appeal, 28 U.S.C. § 1253, 28 U.S.C.A. § 1253, and we noted probable jurisdiction, 364 U.S. 940, 81 S.Ct. 459, 5 L.Ed.2d 372. A preliminary point of jurisdiction is noted though it was not adverted to either by the District Court or by the parties. Was this a prope......
  • Terry, In re, Cr. 13949
    • United States
    • United States State Supreme Court (California)
    • 24 Mayo 1971
    ...The judgment was affirmed. (People v. Terry (1960) 180 Cal.App.2d 48, 4 Cal.Rptr. 597 (hg. den.; cert. den. 364 U.S. 941, 81 S.Ct. 458, 5 L.Ed.2d 372).) In 1960 Terry was found guilty of first degree murder for killing Police Officer Vernon Owings (Pen.Code, §§ 187, 189), conspiracy to comm......
  • Gladys R., In re, S.F. 22654
    • United States
    • United States State Supreme Court (California)
    • 30 Enero 1970
    ...of the Penal Code. (E.g., People v. Terry (1960) 180 Cal.App.2d 48, 59, 4 Cal.Rptr. 597, cert. den. (1961) 364 U.S. 941, 81 S.Ct. 458, 5 L.Ed.2d 372.) But even without section 26, a child under 14 years probably would not be considered an accomplice under section 1111 of the Penal Code with......
  • Planned Parenthood Affiliates v. Van de Kamp
    • United States
    • California Court of Appeals
    • 21 Mayo 1986
    ...Cal.Crimes (1963) § 546, p. 498; People v. Terry (1960) 180 Cal.App.2d 48, 59, 4 Cal.Rptr. 597, cert. den. 364 U.S. 941, 81 S.Ct. 458, 5 L.Ed.2d 372; see People v. Becker (1947) 80 Cal.App.2d 691, 181 P.2d 958.) The minor's consent to the sexual conduct is no defense. [181 Cal.App.3d 274] (......
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  • Kesler v. Department of Public Safety, Financial Responsibility Division, State of Utah, No. 14
    • United States
    • United States Supreme Court
    • 26 Marzo 1962
    ...was brought here on direct appeal, 28 U.S.C. § 1253, 28 U.S.C.A. § 1253, and we noted probable jurisdiction, 364 U.S. 940, 81 S.Ct. 459, 5 L.Ed.2d 372. A preliminary point of jurisdiction is noted though it was not adverted to either by the District Court or by the parties. Was this a prope......
  • Terry, In re, Cr. 13949
    • United States
    • United States State Supreme Court (California)
    • 24 Mayo 1971
    ...The judgment was affirmed. (People v. Terry (1960) 180 Cal.App.2d 48, 4 Cal.Rptr. 597 (hg. den.; cert. den. 364 U.S. 941, 81 S.Ct. 458, 5 L.Ed.2d 372).) In 1960 Terry was found guilty of first degree murder for killing Police Officer Vernon Owings (Pen.Code, §§ 187, 189), conspiracy to comm......
  • Gladys R., In re, S.F. 22654
    • United States
    • United States State Supreme Court (California)
    • 30 Enero 1970
    ...of the Penal Code. (E.g., People v. Terry (1960) 180 Cal.App.2d 48, 59, 4 Cal.Rptr. 597, cert. den. (1961) 364 U.S. 941, 81 S.Ct. 458, 5 L.Ed.2d 372.) But even without section 26, a child under 14 years probably would not be considered an accomplice under section 1111 of the Penal Code with......
  • Planned Parenthood Affiliates v. Van de Kamp
    • United States
    • California Court of Appeals
    • 21 Mayo 1986
    ...Cal.Crimes (1963) § 546, p. 498; People v. Terry (1960) 180 Cal.App.2d 48, 59, 4 Cal.Rptr. 597, cert. den. 364 U.S. 941, 81 S.Ct. 458, 5 L.Ed.2d 372; see People v. Becker (1947) 80 Cal.App.2d 691, 181 P.2d 958.) The minor's consent to the sexual conduct is no defense. [181 Cal.App.3d 274] (......
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