Ex Parte Royall
112 U.S. 181 (1884)

Annotate this Case

U.S. Supreme Court

Ex Parte Royall, 112 U.S. 181 (1884)

Ex Parte Royall

Submitted October 14, 1884

Decided November 10, 1884

112 U.S. 181

Syllabus

The Act of March 27, 1868, 15 Stat. 44, took from this Court the jurisdiction to review on appeal a decision of a circuit court upon a writ of habeas corpus. The Court has no jurisdiction to review it on a writ of error.

This was a motion for leave to file a petition for a writ of certiorari. The objects of the writ and the grounds for the motion are stated in the opinion of the Court.

Official Supreme Court case law is only found in the print version of the United States Reports. Justia case law is provided for general informational purposes only, and may not reflect current legal developments, verdicts or settlements. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or information linked to from this site. Please check official sources.