In re Schneider
148 U.S. 157 (1893)

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In re Schneider , 148 U.S. 157 (1893)

In re Schneider (No. 1)

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Submitted March 13, 1893

Decided March 14, 1893

148 U.S. 157

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

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