Whitus v. Balkcom/Opinion of the Court

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United States Supreme Court

370 U.S. 728

Phil WHITUS  v.  R. P. BALKCOM.


The motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis and the petition for writ of certiorari are granted. The judgment is vacated and the case is remanded to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia for a hearing on the merits of the petition for writ of habeas corpus.

Mr. Justice FRANKFURTER took no part in the consideration or decision of this case.

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