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In Re Schneider - Court Judgment

LegalCrystal Citation
CourtUS Supreme Court
Decided On
Case Number148 U.S. 157
AppellantIn Re Schneider
Excerpt:
.....1893 decided march 14, 1893 148 u.s. 157 original syllabus a writ of error from this court does not lie to a judgment of the supreme court of the district of columbia dismissing the petition of a convict for a writ of habeas corpus. the petitioner, a prisoner confined in the jail of the district of columbia under a sentence of death, by his attorneys moved for a writ of error from this court to review a judgment of the supreme court of the district of columbia refusing to issue a writ of habeas corpus which had been prayed for in a petition to that court. page 148 u. s. 162 mr. chief justice fuller. the application for a writ of error or appeal is denied upon the authority of cross v. burke, 146 u. s. 82 ; in re.....
Judgment:
In re Schneider - 148 U.S. 157 (1893)
U.S. Supreme Court In re Schneider , 148 U.S. 157 (1893)

In re Schneider (No. 1)

No number

Submitted March 13, 1893

Decided March 14, 1893

148 U.S. 157

ORIGINAL

Syllabus

A writ of error from this court does not lie to a judgment of the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia dismissing the petition of a convict for a writ of habeas corpus.

The petitioner, a prisoner confined in the jail of the District of Columbia under a sentence of death, by his attorneys moved for a writ of error from this court to review a judgment of the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia refusing to issue a writ of habeas corpus which had been prayed for in a petition to that court.

Page 148 U. S. 162

MR. CHIEF JUSTICE FULLER.

The application for a writ of error or appeal is denied upon the authority of Cross v. Burke, 146 U. S. 82 ; In re Heath, 144 U. S. 92 ; In re Cross, 146 U. S. 271 ; Cross v. United States, 145 U. S. 571 . See also Railroad Co. v. Grant, 98 U. S. 398 ; Dennison v. Alexander, 103 U. S. 522 ; United States v. Wanamaker, 147 U. S. 149 .


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