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Simmons v. South Carolina

Docket No.: 92-9059
Argued: January 18, 1994
Decided: June 17, 1994


Due Process, Criminal Procedure, Extra-Legal Jury Influences, Death Penalty, Due Process, Eighth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, Jury Instructions, capital murder, criminal procedure, jury selection, life-without-parole, murder

PartyNames: Jonathan Dale SIMMONS, Petitioner v. SOUTH CAROLINA.
Petitioner: Simmons
Respondent: South Carolina

Court Below: THE SUPREME COURT OF SOUTH CAROLINA No. 92-9059. Argued January 18, 1994-Decided
Supreme Court Docket

South Carolina
512 U.S. 154 (1994)
Other Citations: 114 S.Ct. 2187129 L.Ed.2d 133 (512 U.S.

Simmons v. South Carolina

January 18, 1994

Decision: Decision: 7 votes for Simmons, 2 vote(s) against

Simmons v. South Carolina
Case Documents

1Opinion in Simmons v. South Carolina
2Opinion in Simmons v. South Carolina
Additional documents for this case are pending review.