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DRAKE v. ZANT - 449 U.S. 999 (1980)

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DRAKE v. ZANT , 449 U.S. 999 (1980)

449 U.S. 999

Henry Arthur DRAKE
Walter ZANT, Warden.

Charles BALKCOM, Warden
No. 79-6615

Supreme Court of the United States

November 17, 1980

Rehearing Denied Jan. 12 and Jan. 19, 1981.

See 449 U.S. 1103, 1119, 932.

On petition for writ of certiorari to the Superior Court of Butts County, Georgia.

On petition for writ of certiorari to the Supreme Court of Georgia.

The petitions for writs of certiorari are denied.

Page 449 U.S. 999 , 1000

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 [449 U.S. 999 , 1001]

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