No. 600.

373 U.S. 59 (1963)


Supreme Court of United States.

Decided April 29, 1963.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Fred E. Weisgal argued the cause and filed a brief for petitioner.

Robert F. Sweeney, Assistant Attorney General of Maryland, argued the cause for respondent. With him on the brief was Thomas B. Finan, Attorney General of Maryland.


Petitioner, who was sentenced to death while his codefendant was given life, appealed to the Maryland Court of Appeals which affirmed his conviction. 227 Md. 615, 177 A.2d 877. We granted certiorari "limited to the point of law raised in Hamilton v. Alabama, 368 U.S. 52." See 371 U.S. 909.

Petitioner was arrested on May 27, 1960, and...

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