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Monge v. California

Docket No.: 97-6146
Argued: April 28, 1998
Decided: June 26, 1998

Topics:

Double Jeopardy, Criminal Procedure, Double Jeopardy, Bill of Rights, Double Jeopardy, Due Process, Eighth Amendment, Fifth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, Sixth Amendment, capital murder, habeas, murder, self-incrimination

Petitioner: Monge
Respondent: California

Court Below: THE SUPREME COURT OF CALIFORNIA No. 97-6146. Argued April 28, 1998-Decided June
Supreme Court Docket


524 U.S. 721 (1998)
Question:

Does the Double Jeopardy Clause preclude retrial on a prior conviction allegation in noncapital sentencing proceedings?

Monge v. California
ORAL ARGUMENT

April 28, 1998

Holding: affirmed
Decision: Decision: 5 votes for California, 4 vote(s) against

Monge v. California
Case Documents

1Opinion in Monge v. California
2Opinion in Monge v. California
Additional documents for this case are pending review.