In re Manning - 139 U.S. 504 (1891)
U.S. Supreme Court
In re Manning, 139 U.S. 504 (1891)
In re Manning
Submitted March 17, 1891
Decided April 6, 1891
139 U.S. 504
ERROR TO THE SUPREME COURT
OF THE STATE OF WISCONSIN
A person is not denied the equal protection of the laws nor deprived of liberty without clue process of law in violation of the Fourteenth Amendment of the Constitution by being tried and sentenced to imprisonment by a judge who, although appointed by the governor without authority, is a judge de facto of a court de jure by the law of the state as declared by its highest court.
The case is stated in the opinion.