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TIBBALS v. CARTER

Docket No.: 11-218
Certiorari Granted: Mar 19 2012
Argued: October 9, 2012

PartyNames: Terry Tibbals, Warden v. Sean Carter
Petitioner: Terry Tibbals, Warden
Respondent: Sean Carter

Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Citation: 644 F.3d 329
Supreme Court Observer Blog Post for TIBBALS v. CARTER

Terry Tibbals, Warden
v.
Sean Carter
Question Presented:

1. Do capital prisoners possess a "right to competence" in federal habeas proceedings under Rees v. Peyton, 384 U.S. 312 (1966)? 2. Can a federal district court order an indefinite stay of a federal habeas proceeding under Rees?

TIBBALS v. CARTER
ORAL ARGUMENT

October 9, 2012

Listen to Oral Argument in TIBBALS v. CARTER
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