Divans v. California, 434 U.S. 1303 (1977)
U.S. Supreme CourtDivans v. California, 434 U.S. 1303 (1977)
Divans v. California
Decided July 28, 1977
434 U.S. 1303
Application for stay of applicant's second state criminal trial pending the filing and disposition of a petition for certiorari in this Court is denied where the first trial resulted in a mistrial upon applicant's motion because of a prosecutorial error found by the trial judge t be of the kind not intentionally committed to provoke a mistrial request.