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Smith v. Texas

Docket No.: 04-5323
Certiorari Granted: Nov 15 2004
Decided: November 15, 2004


Amendment 8: Cruel and Unusual Punishment, Eighth Amendment, capital murder, habeas, habeas corpus, murder

PartyNames: LaRoyce Lathair Smith v. Texas
Petitioner: LaRoyce Lathair Smith
Respondent: Texas

Court Below: Court of Criminal Appeals of Texas
Supreme Court Docket

LaRoyce Lathair Smith
543 U.S. 37 (2004)
Holding: the petition for writ of certiorari and the motion for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is granted and the reversed and remanded
Decision: Decision: 7 votes for Smith, 2 vote(s) against
Vote: 9-0
Opinion By: Per Curiam

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Smith v. Texas
Case Documents

1Slip Opinion in Smith v. Texas
2Opinion in Smith v. Texas
3Opinion in Smith v. Texas