Ex Parte Carll - 106 U.S. 521 (1883)
U.S. Supreme Court
Ex Parte Carll, 106 U.S. 521 (1883)
Ex Parte Carll
January 15, 1883
106 U.S. 521
The reviewing power of this Court in a criminal case is, on a writ of habeas corpus, confined to the determination of the question whether the court which sentenced the prisoner had jurisdiction to try him for the offense whereof he was indicted and to sentence him to imprisonment.