Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Robert Barnard, Orleans Indigent Defender Program, New Orleans, for defendant-appellant.
William J. Guste, Jr., Atty. Gen., Barbara Rutledge, Asst. Atty. Gen., Harry F. Connick, Dist. Atty., Thomas Chester, Asst. Dist. Atty., for plaintiff-appellee.
Supreme Court of Louisiana.
Defendant, Darnell Brown, was charged by bill of information with simple burglary in violation of LSA-R.S. 14:62. On August 23, 1978, after trial before a jury of six persons, defendant was found guilty as charged, the verdict being five to one. Thereafter, the State filed a bill of information pursuant to LSA-R.S. 15:529.1 charging defendant as a third felony offender. At the multiple offender hearing defendant pled guilty and was sentenced as an...
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