Docket No.: 09-1233 Topics:
Certiorari Granted: 11/15/10
Argued: November 30, 2010
Article I, Cruel and Unusual Punishments Clause, Due Process, Eighth Amendment, Fourteenth Amendment, abuse of discretion, habeas, habeas corpus, murder, separation of powers
PartyNames: Edmund G. Brown, Jr., Governor of California, et al., Appellants v. Marciano Plata, et al.
Petitioner: Edmund G. Brown, Jr., Governor of California, et al., Appellants
Respondent: Marciano Plata, et al.
Court Below: United States District Courts for the Eastern District and the Northern District
Citation: 2010 WL 99000
Supreme Court Docket