No. 20966.

386 F.2d 633 (1967)

Paul R. SAWYER, Appellant, v. Ramsey CLARK, Attorney General of the United States et al., Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit.

Decided November 17, 1967.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Mr. Martin Jay Gaynes, Washington, D. C. (appointed by this court) for appellant.

Mr. Lee A. Freeman, Jr., Asst. U. S. Atty., for appellees. Messrs. David G. Bress, U. S. Atty., and Frank Q. Nebeker, Asst. U. S. Atty., were on the brief for appellees.

Before BAZELON, Chief Judge, and BURGER and McGOWAN, Circuit Judges.


Appellant, who pleaded guilty in 1964 to a narcotics offense carrying a mandatory minimum sentence, appeals from a judgment of the District Court denying him relief in respect of his claim that he is entitled to credit against the sentence for time spent in the hospital pursuant to an order for a mental examination under D.C.Code 24-301(a). Upon his arrest, appellant was unable to make the bail set for his release. He was, therefore, in jail when he moved...


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