Ex parte HayesAnnotate this Case
414 U.S. 1327 (1973)
U.S. Supreme Court
Ex parte Hayes, 414 U.S. 1327 (1973)
Ex parte Hayes
Decided October 26, 1973
414 U.S. 1327
Habeas corpus application by a serviceman stationed in Germany, alleging that he is being unlawfully retained in the Army, is transferred to the District Court for the District of Columbia pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2241(b), since, although the respondent commanding officer is also in Germany, others in the chain of command, as well as the other named respondents -- the Chief of Personnel Actions and the Secretary of the Army -- are in the District of Columbia.