Petitioner, a 19-year-old Negro, was convicted by a jury in Jefferson County, Arkansas, of first degree murder and sentenced to death by electrocution. On appeal to the Supreme Court of Arkansas he pressed two main contentions: (1) that the trial court erred in overruling his motion to suppress, and in receiving in evidence over his objection, a coerced and false confession...
PAYNE v. ARKANSAS
356 U.S. 560 (1958)
PAYNE v. ARKANSAS.
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Argued March 3, 1958.
Decided May 19, 1958.
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